Marco Secchi

477 Flips | 4 Magazines | 24 Likes | 5 Following | 42 Followers | @msecchi | Getty Images photojournalist / Photographer / Storyteller. Founder of Awakening collective. My successful #photographyworkshop Rated ♕ Excellent by Lonely Planet & Tripadvisor. Twitter @marcosecchi and Instagram @msecchi

Coffee Paradises in Ljubljana

Coffee. The remedy for exhaustion, a delicious warm drink on a cold day, or something to sip along the Ljubljanica while basking in the sunshine. …

Ljubljana

WHERE TO EAT IN LJUBLJANA ON A LOW BUDGET

Are you one of those who loves to eat good while travelling? But always try to stay on low budget?<p>This blog post is about some of the restaurants in …

Ljubljana

Where to Eat in Ljubljana, Slovenia: the Best Ljubljana Restaurants

During my time in Slovenia I was so impressed with the local food and wine. I went in not knowing much about it, but I left a huge fan. Ljubljana …

Ljubljana

10 Must-Try Local Restaurants In Ljubljana, Slovenia

Influenced by centuries of Austro-Hungarian rule, as well as by neighboring countries Italy and Croatia, Slovenian cuisine nevertheless maintains its …

Ljubljana

Lake Bohinj Travel Guide: Itineraries for 1, 2, and 3 Days

Lake Bohinj is a lovely lake located in Triglav National Park, Slovenia. While you are here, you can fill your time with short hikes, gorgeous views …

European Travel

5 Best Beer Places in Ljubljana by Let's Go Slovenia

We don’t know about you, but when we are in a foreign city, we always try to find the best places to go for few beers (wine also, but we will cover …

European Travel

15 Beautiful Slovenian Cities That You Have Never Heard Of

Slovenia is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe and there are <b>so</b> many beautiful cities to visit. You’ve probably read why quite a few posts …

European Travel

The Best Bookstores in Ljubljana

Slovenia is a country with an incredible literary tradition. Large numbers of statues portraying prominent writers and poets all over Ljubljana and …

Books

Marco Secchi Storyteller Photographer

5 Surprisingly Simple Tips For Stunning Black And White Portraits 5 Tips For Stunning Black And White Portraits

Great black and white portraits aren’t just outstanding color images that were converted to b&w. This means that capturing a gorgeous black and white …

Lightroom

Choosing a Lens for Storytelling in Photography

We often spend time choosing a lens for its technical qualities but there’s something more important. The sharpest lens in the world isn’t going to …

Landscape Photography

The ultimate double exposure photography guide

Introduction<p>Double exposure photography involves combining two or more images into a single frame. This allows you to work with your shots and add …

Landscape Photography

Turn A Color Photo Into Black & White With Adobe Lightroom

Learning to create strong black and white photographs connects us with the roots of our art form. Working on black and white images forces us to …

Tutorials

How to motion-blur your shots: video tutorial

<b>With a combination of the right shutter speed and a clever camera setup, it’s possible to make creative speedy shots safely.</b><p>Shooting from the …

Shutter Speed

12 Things You Should Never Do in Italy

Italy has rightfully earned its place among the must-visit destinations in Europe -- and the world. The pizza, pasta, and gelato here are legendary, …

Italy

Common Tourist Mistakes to Avoid in Venice Italy.

Venice has always had a special place in my heart. I visited many times when I was younger because I grew up in neighboring Slovenia and I could not …

7 exercises that will make you a better photographer

The saying ‘practice makes perfect’ is as valid for photography as any other activity, so we’ve put together a collection of exercises that will help …

A Photographer’s Quick Tips For Getting An (Actually Good) Picture Of The Night Sky

Look, we’ve all done it. Seen something beautiful in the sky — a particularly large, full moon, a meteor shower on a weekend camping trip, intergalactic aliens bent on stealing our water supply hurtling towards Earth — and pulled out our phones, excited to share this moment with our inner circle …

Water

The Unseen Venice - 10 Overlooked Places

On my seventh visit to Venice, I was wanted to focus on its overlooked parts. Here are my top 10 spots that most tourists miss but are worth visiting:<p><b>10. Gelateria Il Sole</b><p>Alicia Pignoli, the Lady in Red in the Kempinski San Clemente, said that the Gelateria Il Sole may be the best gelato in Venice. …

Venice

How to Make Money as a Landscape Photographer

Many photographers love spending time in the outdoors, photographing the natural world. But not everyone can sustain their passion into a full-time …

How To Photograph A Total Lunar Eclipse

The total lunar eclipse of January 2018 only seems like it happened a few weeks ago and we're are already looking forward to the next eclipse. This …

Color Composition Is Very Important in Photography

How you use colors in photography is very important. Colors are an essential part of your composition and can either make or break your photo.<p>In this …

How to Shoot Defocused Firework Photos

I’m photographer David Johnson, and in this tutorial I’ll be sharing how I shoot long-exposure photos of defocused fireworks.<p>Gear List<p>Canon EOS 5D …

Choosing Your Fujinon Lenses

If picking your camera correctly raised some tough questions, picking which lenses you want to invest in can be even more tricky. This article …

Drone photography tips for beginners

<b>Interested in drone photography for landscapes but don’t know where to begin? James Paterson gets you off the ground with his practical starter …

Why I Always Use an L-Plate Bracket for Landscape Photography

There’s no secret that there’s an abundance of accessories for landscape photographers. Some of them are considered absolutely essential while others …

You Need to Know About This Noise Reduction Trick Before You Start Photographing

Poor image quality cameras such as drones or older DSLR cameras benefit particularly well from this technique, but it does work with any camera.<p>It …

How to Combine Multiple Exposures to Create a Unique Waterfall Image Using Photoshop

Waterfalls are by far one of the most popular subjects for landscape photographers and for good reason: they show off both the power and beauty of …

8 Lessons Cornell Capa Has Taught Me About Photography

Cornell Capa: without him we wouldn’t have the ICP (International center of photography in NYC), and we wouldn’t have these iconic photos of JFK, and …

These 3 YouTube Channels Will Help You Become A Better Photographer

Learning photography is easy these days. I’m not referring to one’s ability to comprehend the various concepts and rules that are central to good …