Category Archives: Photo Series/Essays

Capture the Colour 2013- Photo Contest

Last year, Travel Supermarket launched a photo contest for travel bloggers called Capture the Colour. It was so successful, that this year they are doing it again. I had never heard of this contest before and just started our blog a few months ago, so when I was nominated to participate by fellow Edmontonian and…

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  • 2wisemonkeys - Great pics – our fave is probably the blue! Thx for nominating us, we would love to enter but may not make the deadline. Will see if we can sneak it in when we get home tonight, seeing as we are in Australia… We might still make the cut-off date! Thanks again & gorgeous photos there!October 8, 2013 – 1:45 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thanks! And you’re welcome!October 8, 2013 – 4:24 pmReplyCancel

  • Jamie - Love the Swans Rhonda! Castle is my favourite though. Sounds like you and Mike had a great time, I cant wait to see/hear about your next adventure.October 8, 2013 – 5:19 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thanks! We did have a really great time. I can’t wait to start blogging about all the wonderful places we visited.October 8, 2013 – 5:36 pmReplyCancel

  • Patty - I love the garden, obviously a peaceful haven in a color I am crazy about right now, but like others, I think the castle shot is hard to beat. Spectacular, really. And, you’d thought it wouldn’t happen… good for you, and welcome home.October 8, 2013 – 10:57 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - I am really glad things worked out for us the next morning! I’ve seen pictures of that castle for so long, so I was thrilled when I got to see it with my own eyes.October 9, 2013 – 9:28 amReplyCancel

  • Marina K. Villatoro - These are the most artistic photos I’ve seen in a long time. It’s amazing, I can be looking at the same landscape but my photos would never capture what you can!October 11, 2013 – 9:22 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thanks so much for the kind words, Marina.October 15, 2013 – 4:19 pmReplyCancel

  • Freya - I love all these photos especially your white one, just stunning
    Thanks for nominating me but I already participated and already have a post up
    good luck with the contestOctober 13, 2013 – 7:45 amReplyCancel

Rome in Black and White- Photo Series

Rome is one of the most incredible cities I have ever visited. Everywhere you go, remnants of the city’s great history surround you. There is an incredible amount to see, do and learn about in Rome. I spent a week here and still didn’t see all I wanted to see. I loved taking photographs of…

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  • Ellen Christian - Gorgeous photography!August 7, 2013 – 4:03 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thanks so much Ellen. Photography is my passion :)August 7, 2013 – 9:49 pmReplyCancel

  • Marina K. Villatoro - You never disappoint with the photos, and these blow them away!

    My brother does a lot of black and whites, I think doing photos like this is a talent in itself.August 8, 2013 – 9:25 amReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thanks so much for the kind words, Marina :)August 8, 2013 – 11:17 amReplyCancel

  • Jennifer - Nice! You usually don’t see Rome in black and white, so this is a nice spin on such a photographed city.August 8, 2013 – 3:58 pmReplyCancel

  • The GypsyNesters - Wow, great pictures of Rome! We were there just last week, but our photos didn’t come out quite like these. ;)August 12, 2013 – 6:44 amReplyCancel

  • Miranda - Beautiful photos. I like that you choose to do them in black and white. They’ve defiantly make me want to visit Rome.August 12, 2013 – 12:57 pmReplyCancel

    • Rhonda Krause - Thank you! I love how photographs can inspire people to visit new places.August 12, 2013 – 6:04 pmReplyCancel

  • Jeff Titelius - Absolutely exquisite my friends! I can’t get over how beautiful these photographs are. Keep these posts coming!! May 11, 2014 – 10:38 pmReplyCancel

  • Loukas - Those photos are great insipation for me as i am planning my trip to Rome in few weeks from now. Thank you for sharing them with us!!January 2, 2015 – 3:43 pmReplyCancel

Visit to a Working Farm in Jamaica- Photo Essay

Falmouth, Jamaica was the last destination of a cruise Mike and I went on. We decided that it would be a good place to do one of the offered excursions. There were so many to choose from, but we opted for something that would take us off the beaten path, away from the cruise ship…

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  • Cheryl Spence - Great atticle. A must visit on my next time homeOctober 25, 2014 – 4:21 amReplyCancel


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