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Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy #2

The lakeside promenade at Bellagio on Lake Como in northern Italy

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The story behind this image

While staying at Lake Como in the Italian mountains for a couple of weeks' holiday, my wife Liz and I took the opportunity to have a look at the many towns that dotted the lake shore.

One of the largest and most popular with tourists was Bellagio, right at the centre of the lake.

This view was taken from the lakeside promenade, using these convenient steps as foreground interest and the cross lake ferry as a point of interest in the composition.

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Image data

Filename - italy como bellagio 02.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 24mm

Exposure - 1/60 sec @ f11, ISO100

Filters - Polarising filter used to remove glare and enhance colours.

Location - Bellagio, Lake Como, Italy

Conversion - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Handheld exposure with image stabilisation.