The beaches of Nazare

Decades ago, Nazaré was a small and humble fishermen town of the Atlantic Coast. Nowadays it has becomes one of the main beach resort of...
Decades ago, Nazaré was a small and humble fishermen town of the Atlantic Coast. Nowadays it has becomes one of the main beach resort of Portugal. Be it in the tiny streets by the beach, or on the neighbourhood located over the cliffs, it will be tough to spot a fisherman. And don't be fooled by the net on the third picture, the only catch it might get is a football.  (click on pictures for high res). Note that the last shot was taken with a marvellous 50mm F2 Nikkor-H from 1951, such a great lens for a sunny day....

Men on the verge of a nervous breakdown

I did notice that portguese women have quite a tendency to chat wherever they can in Porto. So when their men can escape for a...
I did notice that portguese women have quite a tendency to chat wherever they can in Porto. So when their men can escape for a little lonely walk, they certainly do. (click on pictures for high res) Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Asph at F2.8, 1/2000, ISO160 Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Asph at F8.0, 1/2000, ISO160 Leica M9 with 35mm Lux Asph at F2.8, 1/4000, ISO160