Category - Slovenia

Celovska Street

After 122 Months, a Return to Film

This wall is near the Cobbler’s Bridge in Ljubljana’s old town center, the first picture I shot on film in ten years and two months. I intend to make many more. This journey ‘back’ began innocently last fall when on a whim at a...

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In Slovenia, Protest Over Proposed Higher...

An estimated 2,000 people gathered in Kongresni Trg square in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana on Wednesday to protest a proposed sweeping higher education reform law. The law, known as ZViS, would introduce tuition fees for the first time...

Still life with Tito and JKF

Still Life With Tito and JFK, and a Balkan...

I just finishing chimping this shot when the owner of the small stall, made up mostly of used books and cheap trinkets, approached. He asked what I was taking the picture for. “Just for me. I liked the composition, Kennedy there and Tito...

Iski Vintgar 01

13 images from Slovenia’s Iška River Gorge

Here are 13 images from Iški vintgar, or the Iška River Gorge, which is located about 21 kilometers south of Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital. Set near the southeastern corner of the Ljubljana Moors, Europe’s southernmost wetlands, the gorge...

Ljubjanica River after a late afternoon storm

Ljubljana, After a Storm – Pic du Jour

Today’s Pic du Jour, the 91st (!) straight, was taken yesterday when I returned to Ljubljana, drenched from an afternoon storm, after a 50km bike ride. I liked the mood these late afternoon stormy colors veiled the old town center with...

Bollywood in Ljubljana

Bollywood in Ljubljana – Pic du Jour

A Bollywood production crew is in town for six days shooting music scenes for an upcoming production. Here’s one of the dancers freshening up between takes late this morning at Ljubljana’s central Preseren Square. Sorry, I...