A man holds a child up to see something off in the distance at Feniglia Beach in the Tuscany, Italy on Wednesday, June 17, 2015. The beach is a seven-kilometer wide strip of sandy dunes with crystal clear blue water. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
A woman plays in the sand with a child at Feniglia Beach in Tuscany, Italy on Wednesday, June 15, 2015. It was a busy afternoon at the beach, with many people soaking up the sun and playing in the sand before the start of an oncoming rainstorm. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
A child splashes in the water of a sculpture at the Tarot Garden on Wednesday, June 15, 2015 in Tuscany, Italy. The sculpture is a part of Niki de Saint Phalle’s sculpture garden that was inspired by a deck of tarot cards. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
A carriage driver calms his horse in Florence, Italy on Friday, June 19, 2015. A three-hour, two-person carriage ride through the city costs 190 Euros. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
A street performer embraces a woman on the streets in Florence, Italy on Friday, June 19, 2015. The man was performing near the Ponte Vecchio. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford).
A man happily plays a piano accordion outside of the Academia in Florence, Italy on Friday, June 19, 2015. The instrument has historical ties to Italy as Leonardo da Vinci created the instrument’s predecessor in the year 1500. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
Tour guide Marcello navigates a boat around the Mediterranean Sea as part of a two-hour boat tour that takes participants around the entire Isle of Capri on Saturday, May 30, 2015. Sightseers can see the Grotta Azzura in Anacapri and swim in the sea. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
Napoli to Sorrento
Two musicians perform on the Circumvesuviana railway enroute from Naples to Sorrento in the Naples Province in Italy on Friday, May 29, 2015. After performing, the musicians walked up and down the train aisle asking for monetary donations. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
A father helps his daughter reach a water spigot in the ruins of Pompeii in the Province of Naples in Italy on Sunday, May 31, 2015. His son stands by and drinks water from the fountain collected in his hands from moments before. (Photograph by Julianne Stanford)
An Arizonan in Orvieto
Dreams really do come true... During the summer of 2015 I studied abroad in Italy where I got college credit to learn more about photojournalism. This blog is where I posted my assignments for Advanced Photojournalism 497b.
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