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Dervio, Lake Como, Italy #4

The small harbour on the shore of Lake Como at Dervio in northern Italy

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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.

A short drive north along the lakeside raod from our apartment in Varenna was the charming little town of Dervio.

Much quieter than the popular tourist hotspots, this view shows the little harbour set against a mountainous background.

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Filename - italy como dervio 04.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 73mm

Exposure - 1/30 sec @ f11, ISO100

Filters - Polarising filter used to reduce haze and enhance colours.

Location - Dervio, Lake Como, Italy

Conversion - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Handheld exposure with image stabilisation.