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31st October 2018

Time lapse video showing clouds reflecting in Llyn Padarn by the lone tree in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video of storm clouds and sunbeams at sunset boiling over the peaks of the Snowdon Horseshoe in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales Time lapse video of beautiful clouds at sunset reflecting in the waters of Llyn Mymbyr in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

A gorgeous couple of days in late Autumn was all the incentive my wife liz and I needed to head to the mountains of the Snowdonia National Park near our home in North Wales to revel in the beautiful scenery and fantastic light.

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30th October 2018

Panoramic image of the inside of the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II shopping mall in Milan, Italy Panoramic image of the mountains of northern Italy, viewed from Tremalzo Panoramic image of the mountains of northern Italy, viewed from Tremalzo

Not all the time that Liz and I spent in the Italian Lakes was spent exploring lakes.

We also had a treat of a day out in Milan, and took in some high altitude driving in the Tyrol mountains as well.

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29th October 2018

Panoramic image of Lake Idro in northern Italy Panoramic image of boats moored at Pilzone on Lake Iseo in northern Italy Panoramic image of a fountain by the shore of Lake Lugano at Lugano, Switzerland Panoramic image of Porlezza on the shores of Lake Lugano in northern Italy

As well as extensively exploring Lake Como and Lake Garda during our two week stay in northern Italy, my wife Liz and I ventered a little further afield to have a look at some of the other lakes in this beautiful part of the world.

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26th October 2018

Panoramic image of the harbour at Bardolino on the shores of Lake Garda in northern Italy Panoramic image of the town of Riva del Garda on the shores of Lake Garda in northern Italy Panoramic image of the town of Riva del Garda on the shores of Lake Garda in northern Italy Panoramic image of the town of Riva del Garda on the shores of Lake Garda in northern Italy

Moving on from Lake Como, my wife Liz and I spent the final few days of our holiday in the Italian lakes exploring Lake Garda, which had a very different vibe being much less mountainous and more open than Lake Como.

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25th October 2018

Panoramic image of Varenna on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Varenna harbour on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Varenna and Villa Monastero on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Varenna from Villa Monastero on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy

The small town of Varenna, on the shores of Lake Como in the Italian mountains, embodied everything my wife Liz and I were expecting to see and experience during our two week stay in this beautiful part of the world.

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And don't forget that these and many other of the images featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from my Stock photography by Howard Litherland at Alamy stock portfolio.

24th October 2018

Panoramic image of the town of Menaggio on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of the town of Nesso on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of the harbour at Valmadrera on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of the harbour at Valmadrera on the shores of Lake Como in northern Italy

Continuing our tour around the beautiful lakes of northern Italy, here are just a few of the sights my wife Liz and I enjoyed around the edges of Lake Como.

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23rd October 2018

Time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset over the North Wales coast from Deganwy Time lapse video showing a beautiful sunset over the North Wales coast at Llandudno West Shore as the tide comes in Time lapse video showing a firey sunset over the North Wales coast from Llandudno West Shore Time lapse video showing clouds at sunset over the coast of Anglesey, North Wales, near Trearddur Bay

Just a brief break from the beauties of northern Italy to display four stunning sunset time lapse videos, shot over the past couple of weeks along the North Wales coast.

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And don't forget that most of the hundreds of videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media

22nd October 2018

Panoramic image of Lecco on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Lecco on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy

Lecco, at the southern end of Lake Como, was one of the larger towns that Liz and I visited during our two week explore of the Italian lakes.

The lakeside promenade proved to be especially lovely.

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19th October 2018

Panoramic image of Dervio on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Dongo on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy Panoramic image of Gravedona on the shore of Lake Como in northern Italy

All around the shores of Lake Como, in the mountains of northern Italy, are these charming little harbour towns which my wife Liz and I enjoyed explorings very much during our two week stay.

Here are just three examples, Dervio, Donga and Gravedona.

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18th October 2018

Time lapse video showing a colourful sunset over Lake Garda in northern Italy Time lapse video showing a colourful sunset over Lake Garda in northern Italy

At the end of our two week stay in Italy my wife Liz and I spend a few days exploring Lake Garda.

Not as mountainous as our previous location at Lake Como, but that allowed me to capture these two lovely sunset time lapse videos, looking westwards over the lake to the far horizon.

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17th October 2018

Panoramic image overlooking the centre of Lake Como, Varenna and mountains in northern Italy Panoramic image overlooking the centre of Lake Como, Varenna and mountains in northern Italy Panoramic image overlooking the centre of Lake Como, Varenna and mountains in northern Italy at night

Three panoramic collages showing the fantastic view out over Lake Como that my wife Liz and I enjoyed from the balcony of our apartment during our summer holiday here in northern Italy.

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And don't forget that these and many other of the images featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from my Stock photography by Howard Litherland at Alamy stock portfolio.

16th October 2018

Time lapse video showing the full moon setting through clouds over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy Time lapse video showing dawn over Varenna on Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy Time lapse video showing swirling clouds over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy

Nice clear blue skies and sunshine are all very well in short bursts, but can get very boring over a prolonged length of time.

Fortunately for me, the Italian mountains around Lake Como where my wife Liz and I were enjoying a two week holiday atttracted a good deal of cloud, which made the views out over the lake much more interesting!

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15th October 2018

Time lapse video showing the sun lighting up the mountains behind Lake Como in northern Italy at sunrise Time lapse video showing the sun setting over the mountains behind Lake Como in northern Italy Time lapse video showing dramatic night time moonlit clouds over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy

Thanks to the spectacular view out over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy from the balcony of our holiday apartment, my wife Liz and I enjoyed some wonderful natural light shows at all times of the day and night, as shown in these three time lapse video clips.

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12th October 2018

Time lapse video showing a dramatic sunset over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy Time lapse video showing dusk falling over Varenna, Lake Como in the Italian mountains Time lapse video showing dramatic night time storm clouds over Lake Como and the surrounding mountains in northern Italy

Located in the midst of the mountains of northern Italy, Lake Como attracts some interesting weather and lighting conditions, as featured in these three time lapse video clips, shot from the balcony of my wife Liz's and my holiday apartment overlooking the lakeside town of Varenna.

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11th October 2018

Time lapse video showing the change from day to night at the lakeside town of Varenna, Lake Como, Italy Time lapse video showing the change from day to night over the lakeside town of Varenna, Lake Como, Italy Time lapse video showing the change from day to night over the lakeside town of Gravedona, Lake Como, Italy

As well as boasting amazing natural scenery, Lake Como in the mountains of northern Italy also features a number of charming lakeside towns, which my wife Liz and I made a point of visiting and filming during our two week stay.

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And don't forget that most of the hundreds of videos featured here at goHOWiE.com, are available for licensed use from the following stock libraries.

Link to my Pond5 stock media Link to my Videoblocks stock media Link to my Adobe Stock media Link to my Shutterstock Stock Media

10th October 2018

Time lapse video showing dusk falling over Varenna, Lake Como in the Italian mountains Time lapse video showing the moon setting at night, Lake Como in the Italian mountains

Here are the next two installments of my Lake Como time lapse video collection - plenty more to come!

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8th October 2018

Time lapse video showing a thunderstorm at night over Lake Como in the Italian mountains Time lapse video showing a misty dawn over Varenna, Lake Como in the Italian mountains

Wow - just back from an amazing trip to the Italian Lakes, staying by Lake Como and Lake Garda.

Our apartment overlooking Lake Como gave me a fantastic vantage point, overlooking the central portion of the lake, including the lakeside towns of Varenna, Menaggio and Bellagio.

So as you can imagine, I gorged myself shooting time lapse videos day and night, and I will present the best of them here at goHOWiE.com over the next week or so.

Starting with these two, showing a dramatic night time thunderstorm over the mountains followed by a quiet, misty dawn over the still waters of the lake itself.

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