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A week long winter break on Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands, off the Atlantic coast of Africa, was just what my wife Liz and I needed to chase away the February blues.
And of course, I couldn't let the opportunity to take a few photos pass me by, with such varied and interesting views to enjoy, both natural and man-made.
One of the nicest places to visit on the more developed south coast is Puerto de Mogan, retaining most of its original charm and well worth a walk around, camera in hand.
This image shows a typical narrow side street, with white facades draped with colourful bougainvillea flowers - just lovely!
Filename - gran canaria puerto de mogan 02.jpg
Camera - Canon EOS 6D
Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 35mm
Exposure - 1/60 sec @ f11, ISO100
Filters - Polarising filter used to reduce glare and enhance colours.
Location - Puerto de Mogan, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain
Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom
Comments - Handheld exposure with image stabilisation.
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