Proudly Spotted – a majestic peacock in the wild

Proudly spotted - Peacock

Proudly Spotted. This is a digitally enhanced version of a peacock I saw and photographed in a small woodland area in Chiapas, Mexico. I love these extraordinary birds with their colorful tails and patterns. They seem so proud of themselves and of course they have reasons to be 🙂– The little crown on the top …

Day of the Dead Mexico with Candy and Tequila

Day of the Dead Mexico, candy and Tequila display

The Day of the Dead – Día de los Muertos,  is a Mexican celebration somehow similar to Halloween in the English/Celtic culture. It’s about remembering deceased people, but in a way that eliminates sadness and sorrow. Mexicans believe that this celebration brings the disappeared souls close to living people making the communication possible. In Mexico, the …

Narrow street in Ajijik, Mexico

Narrow Street in Ajijic, Mexico

I took this travel photograph while spending a winter vacation on the Lake Chapala, Mexico. The narrow street in Ajijik with Spanish influenced architecture, is just one of the many picturesque places I have seen in this Mexican town. No wonder it is like a mecca for many “Gringos” who either spent full vacations, or …

Sunset over Water in Manzanillo, Mexico

Sunset at Dolphin Cove, Manzanill, Mexico watercolor

I took this sunset over water photo at Dolphin Cove Inn in Manzanillo, Mexico. We spent a beautiful vacation in this hotel resort on the Pacific Ocean coast. The landscape was amazing, and we couldn’t stop admiring it. I only had a Canon P&S at that time, so I made some post editing to this …

Small Suspended Garden In Mexico

Small suspended garden in Mexico

I photographed this small suspended garden in Guanajuato, Mexico. It was just a small balcony on a narrow street going up the hill.  As small as it was, the balcony was full of flowers. Some were filing the inside space and others were hanging over the railing. My initial reaction was to smile, but soon …

Releasing baby turtles into the Pacific Ocean in Mexico

Releasing Baby Turtles into Water - Collage Art Print

It was one kind of experience to participate in at  “El Tortugario” Ecological Center in Cuyutlan, Mexico.It is called “hatchling”, and a lot of one-day-old baby turtles were released into the Pacific Ocean from the nursery. This is an event that attracts locals and tourists every year. People simply come to assist these little creatures …

Water Sand and Footprints

Water sand and footprints in Acapulco - Art print for sale

Water Sand and Footprints is a classic combination that makes everybody happy… right? I feel happy too, remembering the great vacation days I spent in Acapulco 🙂 I always like to look at the water. But I especially like to see the water going gently back and forth on a sandy beach, like a tender …

Parrots are cute

Colorful parrot in Cozumel, Mexico

Parrots are cute – Art prints for Home Decor and Gift Ideas: Coming from the North I was always excited about the tropical life, whether it’s flora or fauna. Not only, but I thought someone has to be really lucky to be able to take wonderful close-ups of colorful parrots, as they appear in travel …