Maman the Giant Spider

Maman the Giant Spider

You cannot miss Maman the Giant Spider, an urban art sculpture in Ottawa, Canada. The National Gallery of Art in Ottawa has placed it in front of its entrance. As a matter of fact, Maman (French for Mother) is part of a series of spiders made by this French-Canadian artist, and it’s nothing to be …

Sunset on the water when the nature goes to rest

Sunset on water

I took this picture of a sunset on the water at the end of summer evening in Nova Scotia, Canada. We were coming back from a beautiful boat trip along with some friends. Looking back I couldn’t believe the beauty of the scene. The sun was about to set behind the shore on the other …

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 …

Bed Time – Pull Up A Seat! Taking the “perch” idea literally

Birds bed time

I saw this scene at bed time (for birds) in Quebec, and I was attracted by it. A while ago I incorporated it on my “Power lines photography can be beautiful!” post on Travelways.com. That’s because I think they can be, but it depends… 🙂 However, this is not that much about power lines, but …

Purple on the water

Purple on the water Photography by Tatiana Travelways

Purple on the water – Art prints for Home Decor and Gift Ideas The colors of purple, blue or violet always bring relaxation and peace of mind, along with some light mystery … And amethyst  is one of my favorite stones. It’s interesting that in nature you can see these colors whether it is at …

The Guardian Inukshuk Canadian symbol in magical sunset light

The Guardian - Inukshuk statue on Lake Ontario, Canada

This is an Inukshuk and it is one of Canada’s symbols. It’s a structure made of stacked stones, and it generally represents a human person. The ancient Inuit people from the cold zones of the Arctic used it as a landmark, indicating directions. It says something like: “I’ve been here, it’s safe.” The translation of …

Mystical Light

Mystical light at the church

Mystical Light coming from the church Mabou  is a small historic Celtic village on the West Coast of Cape Breton Nova Scotia, in  Inverness County. It was the end of the day and our visit to this village, and we were quite tired. Leaving this place we drove by this beautiful church. I was struck by …