Etched glass sculptures in display window, Tallinn, Estonia I was tempted to buy but in keeping with my ‘no more dust collectors’ policy, I made do with photos. Cee’s black and white challenge: glass Continue reading Etched in Glass
The Weekly Photo Challenge is: Unusual point of view Some I enjoyed: Kyle Colby Moments in your life Lens and Pens by Sally Continue reading Paris in a Glass
Since starting my blog just over a year ago – because of my blog – I have become an avid amateur photographer, photographing everything that catches my eye. And some photo themes have emerged – doors, windows. A more recent collection is of reflections in glass, most often windows and mirrors – my sister wonders what the heck is she taking a picture of now. … Continue reading Self portrait?
Photo contest on over at Rodposse – category: Reflection. If you like my shot, go to the site here and give me a like – most likes wins. I have to say there are a number of very nice shots by others. Continue reading Jack Frost
In 1291 all the glass makers in Venice were forced to move to Murano due to the risk of fires at a time when Venice was built mostly with wood. The island of Murano, now famous for its glass, lies about 1.5 km north of Venice. The glass makers of Murano held a monopoly on high-quality glassmaking for centuries.
The glass is made from silica, which becomes liquid at high temperatures. The oven is heated to about Continue reading “The Glass Island”
My response to Continue reading “Urbanite”