Posts about arno

Ponte Vecchio, Florence

This medieval bridge in Florence, rebuilt in 1345, is the only one remaining which is lined on both sides by shops. Originally hosting butcher shops, the bridge has been populated by jewellers and goldsmiths since the late sixteenth century. The bridge is the only one in Florence to have survived the Second World War: on […]

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River Arno, Florence

Photographed from the Ponte Vecchio. This photo is available to buy as a greetings card, poster or print via my Redbubble portfolio.

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Ponte Vecchio

A gem from the couple of hundred 35mm frames I’ve scanned today: the Ponte Vecchio bridge in Florence, Italy.

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Ponte Vecchio, Florence, Italy

A gem from the couple of hundred frames I’ve scanned today: this is just cropped a little and retouched to remove dust marks. All I can really remember about shooting this one was that I didn’t have a tripod with me, and that I had to prop the camera on a bag on a wall […]

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