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Tree at Dervio, Lake Como, Italy #6

Willow tree on the shore of Lake Como at Dervio 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.

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 a willow tree blowing in the breeze by the side of the lake which we saw while enjoying a walk in the warm sun.

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Image data

Filename - italy como dervio 06.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 35mm

Exposure - 1/60 sec @ f8, ISO200

Filters - Polarising filter used to enhance colours.

Location - Dervio, Lake Como, Italy

Conversion - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Handheld exposure with image stabilisation.