Francesco Spadafora's blog

24
Jun
2014
Slim's Guinguette
I would like to talk to you about Slim, in Cesenatico, because it has a cute look, wise eyes and hands that work well. Slim has a small restaurant, he is 64 years old, I seem to remember, he lost his partner...
17
Jun
2014
The light
Authors and scientists have written about the light, about it's effects on human beings and nature, but sometimes I think that Virzì is part of another chapter. The shades of light, go further the...
9
Jun
2014
What a strange vintage!!!
What a strange year! Rainy winter as never been before and so we worked as much as we could on the plants and on the ground, we weren't late there, but with the first hot temperatures an explosion occured...
4
Jun
2014
This can also happen!!!
In a year like this one, it may happen that some clusters may be attacked by fungus due to the great humidity in the environment. What do you do? Well, yes, I feel sorry, of course, but I look forward,...
30
May
2014
Assovini with pride in Vulcano
Annual meeting of Assovini with international journalists and not in Vulcano. Every year is itinerant, I haven't taken part for years and these three days have been as I imagined they would be. A beautiful...
26
May
2014
Tasting for the Slow Wine guide
Francesco Abate, taster and coordinator of the guide published by Slow Food with name Slow Wine, tastes the wines in the cellar for the next guide publication. Up to this point everything seems normal,...
23
May
2014
There are those who stand still and wait, is there anyone who throws the anchor and who is ready to set sail!
Inaction and indecision often influences our daily and not only. Expect a commander decides to sail, to pull ashore and that helps us to make decisions. Expect someone notices us, or that we create attention,...
20
May
2014
Ah the light, such a good thing!
Light, what a beautiful thing. This picture was made in Vaasa in Finland at midnight. Think of a dark world, no shade, no color and how much different light exists.
17
May
2014
I think we often want something old.
If something old means experience and we are careful to take the good things, why not. In what I do, use the experience and rework it can only give good results.
12
May
2014
Unable to manage the nature !!!
It is impossible to manage the nature, because it is stronger than any reasoning. Imagine a different life under that thick fog, with respect, to life on the Hill. This picture was made on 10 May and,...