Off Leash

By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , |

We walked around the village few times again today, with Blaze off-leash. The weather was perfect, cloud and sun mix after a rainy night. One more push to take some new photos in the 5x3 [...]


By | November 15th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , |

How would my photos look if I have had visited Guatape, Colombia in the mid seventies shooting with a Smena 8M camera on Seagull Chinese b&w film?    

Why Guatape?

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , |

Why we're staying this long in Guatape? Why not? We found a fairly good place to stay at Casa Kayam hostel, 5 minutes tuk-tuk ride or 20 minutes walk from the village center. You can [...]


By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , , |

Guatape was pretty crowded today, it's long weekend again. It was long weekend 7 days ago as well. Looks like Colombia is averaging two long weekends per month. Managed to shoot photos that look like [...]


By | November 13th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , |

So how many clicks one can take in a basically 5x3 blocks area? Looks like many. Sometimes is good to photograph the same thing over and over again to see if you can push a [...]

Angle of view

By | November 12th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , |

Just like with anything else taking photos is coming down to angle of view. Seems like Earth is not expanding and the number of travellers with good quality cameras is on the rise. The difference [...]

Naive art

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , , |

The naive art 'zocalos' aka the exterior decorations on the colourful buildings of Guatape is the main attraction of the Colombian village. It started some 100 years ago as the story goes and evolved into [...]

Colourful Guatape

By | November 9th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , |

We returned to the colourful and very touristy Guatape. So far this is the most touristy place I have we have been in Colombia, but phasing out ‘just me and the camera’ style brought nice [...]


By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Colombia|Tags: , , , |

Guatape is fairly close to Medellin and seems like it's quite a popular tourism destination. Among the attractions are El Penol, the artificial lake and the colourful streets of the small town. We started with [...]