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Subject: [Leica] Nathan's PAW 39: Back to Iberia
From: banacloj at (Juan Gea-Banacloche)
Date: Mon Sep 27 21:57:53 2004
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Beyond the very high quality of all the pictures you post (or most of 
them, anyway), I have to say your pictures make me extremely homesick. 
I am never more aware of the fact that I miss Spain than after reading 
your messages and viewing your photos. Keep your CL and continue 
My sincere thanks,

On Sep 27, 2004, at 4:20 PM, Nathan Wajsman wrote:

> Last week I was back in Seville, but the main picture is from a few 
> weeks ago, it was just on the same roll of film. I was amused by all 
> these prohibitions at the entrance to the Saldanha shopping mall in 
> Lisbon--this is the kind of stuff you expect in Switzerland or 
> Germany, but not in Portugal:
> The rest of the images are honestly taken this week, and in Seville. 
> What I love most about Spain is not the food, or the climate, or the 
> language, but the people. So the next two images are of my 
> friends/co-workers. We usually go out for lunch to a tapas place and 
> order a bunch of "half-portions" (media raciones). Here is Miguel 
> studying the menu:
> ...and here are Miguel and Sonia devouring the fruits of that 
> research. It is customary to just have the plates spread around the 
> table and pick at them at will:
> Another Seville image, two people run into each other on the street 
> and have a conversation:
> Seville wants to be a modern city, and part of that is having a metro. 
> So for the next two years most of downtown is being dug up, providing 
> a bit of a spectacle for the locals. But the city really does need 
> better public transport.
> The metro construction has consequences, though. Apparently not 
> everything was planned correctly, since some of the surrounding 
> sidewalks and buildings are visibly affected, somewhat worryingly. 
> This building is right next to my office:
> The complete PAW index is at:
> and comments/critique are always welcome and appreciated.
> Nathan
> -- 
> Nathan Wajsman
> Almere, The Netherlands
> General photography:
> Seville photography:
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