Grand Canal – Venice, Italy

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Featured in Historic Places, Harbour Life, 4 Winners Only and International Women’s Photography
Featured in the Top 10 of 4 Winners OnlyVenice – Italy Challenge

A UNESCO World Heritage Listed site – UNESCO

The name Venice is derived from the ancient tribe of Veneti that inhabited the region in Roman times.

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Shutter Speed: 1/800sec
Aperture: F4.0
ISO: 80


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Retirement has made it possible for me to be more creative and what better way to enjoy being creative than photography!
I have been fortunate enough to have traveled throughout Australia, England, Ireland, Europe and Egypt, keeping my trusty camera with me at all times.


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  • Jennifer Rhoades
    Jennifer Rhoadesover 3 years ago

    Wonderful shot!

  • Thank you so much. Appreciate! :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • Virginia McGowan
    Virginia McGowanover 3 years ago

    Stunning view,looks like it was a stunning of a day too,by that lovely clear light.

  • Hi Ginny, Yes we were so lucky the weather the day before and the day after was rainy and foggy. :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • Irene  Burdell
    Irene Burdellover 3 years ago

    A fantastic view and shot Marilyn , a fave. x

  • Thanks so much Irene. :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 3 years ago

    Beautiful lovely view,colours and light.

  • Thanks so much Karen. Appreciate! :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • John Vriesekolk
    John Vriesekolkover 3 years ago

    Great shot Marilyn. Nice to see traffic on the road.

  • Thanks John. Yes, there was a hive of activity. Must have been the lovely day. :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • bubblehex08
    bubblehex08over 3 years ago

    Always nice – you got the spirit!

  • Thank you so much MarieJo. :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • dougie1page2
    dougie1page2over 3 years ago


  • :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2over 3 years ago

  • debsphotos
    debsphotosover 3 years ago

    Fantastic color do they keep the ’damp’out of the houses??Amazing place!!*-)

  • Makes me wonder too! I don’t think they have extreme cold winters. Thanks Deb! :o)

    – Marilyn Harris

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