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Varenna, Lake Como, Italy #1

Varenna waterfront at dusk on Lake Como in northern Italy

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In the autumn of 2018 my wife Liz and I spent a fantastic two weeks exploring the lakes and mountains of northern Italy.

Our apartment was situated above the charming town of Varenna, right on the shores of Lake Como, and although we spent a lot of time driving around the region, we also took time out to enjoy the local delights of Varenna itself.

This image of the iconic waterfront at dusk, lined with cafés and restaurants, was one of hundreds that I shot that evening to make my Lake Como Timelapse #11 video, as day faded into night.

Just a lovely spot.

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Filename - italy lake como varenna 01.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 6D

Lens - 17-40mm zoom @ 17mm

Exposure - 4 secs @ f4, ISO160

Filters - None.

Location - Varenna, Lake Como, Italy

Image enhancements - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Tripod and remote release used to prevent camera movement.