This is a royal palace located in the Wilanów district, Warsaw, Poland. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 18-35mm f3.5-4.5; 1.2 sec at f/16; ISO 100. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

This is how Warsaw, the capital of my country, looks like at night. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D800; 28-300mm f3.5-5.6; 8 sec at f/6; ISO 800. More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

This picture was taken from the top of St Mark’s Campanile in Venice. The view is amazing but it would be much better if the photo was taken at sunrise or sunset. Unfortunately, the campanile is open only between 10:00 and 16:00 or so, no chance for a good light 😉 I still like the photo and the way the buildings and the canal are intertwined. (Click to see larger) Photo details: Nikon D7000; 18-200mm f3.5-4.5; 1/500 sec at f/8; ISO 100.More photos at http://andrzejolchawa.com

Some time ago we went to Warsaw for a few days, to visit the best restaurant in Poland, Atelier Amaro. I’ve decided to use that opportunity to take a few photos in the city. It’s been a while since I was in Warsaw last time, and it’s changed quite a bit. I was really surprised how modern this city looks like. This photo was taken from the Palace of Culture and Science. I got there a bit too late and the sunset was almost over. It was so…