Spring light

6 June 2009

Peñamefecit, December.

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Last December, I took a photograph of the blue & white checked plaza I walked through on the way to the bus station every morning, talked about the quality of the light. I carried my camera through again in early April. By now the sun is so bright in Andalucía it’s become impossible to walk outside at midday without dark glasses, & the heat transforms the air, & the white buildings are made brilliant by it. It becomes impossible to imagine that it was ever any other way – as now, in Boston, it is becoming impossible to imagine that I was ever in Spain.

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2 Responses to “Spring light”

  1. mike Says:

    I love the light. I am glad that summer is here in New York soon.

  2. Helena Says:

    Omg Jim I understand and agree with you for the first time.


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