Selected Works

Nonfiction
A look at life in little-known mountain towns of the Sicilian hinterlands.
A true account of the last years of an ancient Sicilian giant bluefin tuna trap.






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Out of Palermo

lightning and crop-damaging hail after the fires

June 24, 2016

Tags: lightning, hail, crop damage, photo, awesome

Last night Palermo province was pounded by hail and thunderstorms. The hail destroyed vineyards in Corleone and peach orchards elsewhere.

How Falcone Died

June 3, 2015

Tags: photo, foto, strage, Capaci, 23 maggio 1992, falcone, veicoli, esplosione, bomba, explosion, highway, assassination, kill, mafia, judge, hero, martyr, inevitable

How he was killed.
A photo of the explosion site on the highway in Capaci, between the airport and Palermo town. Date: 23 May 1992

Serpotta slideshow

February 8, 2015

Tags: Serpotta, photo, slideshow, palermo, Luciano Romeo fotografo, white, sculpture, churches, oratorio, chapel



https://www.flickr.com/photos/luciano52/15097563993/


Photo slide show of Serpotta's white plaster sculptures at Palermo. Incredible.
Photos by Luciano Romeo. Excellent!!!! Open the slide show and use the zoom tool to see the incredible details.

Flowers at night

January 4, 2015

Tags: costagar51, photo, cassaro, corso vittorio emanuele, palermo, notte, balcone, fiorito

A flowery balcony on the Cassaro by costagar51.
Thanks to costagar51, an avid Palermo fan and photographer, whose work I admire on the blog Domodama. even the narrowest, most decrepit alleyways in the historic center are lit by these elegant, cast iron lamps. This photo of a balcony laden with flower pots was taken on the Corso Vittorio Emanuele, Palermo's oldest street, (more…)

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