View across Lake Bled to the island church and clifftop castle from Mala Osojnica in autumn, Slovenia.
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Ian Middleton: Photography

Bled Lake always offers a unique moment

As I’m stuck in Ljubljana during the peak of the autumn colours and unable to get to Lake Bled, all I can do is reminisce on past autumn shots. Although Bled Lake is probably one of the most photographed locations in Slovenia, it never fails to provide a unique moment. Here I show you some from my Autumn in Slovenia Photography Workshop 2018.

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Sunset at Strunjan on the Adriatic Coast in Slovenia.
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Ian Middleton: Photography

SUP at Sunset

Read the story behind my latest photos of a Standup paddleboard (SUP) at sunset taken from Strunjan Beach on the beautiful Istria Peninsula, Slovenia.

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Jamnik church of Saints Primus and Felician at dawn, perched on a hill on the Jelovica Plateau, Slovenia.
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Ian Middleton: Photography

Jamnik Church in the mist

Jamnik church is a classic scene in Slovenia, and one I’ve photographed often; as you’ve likely seen. Typically it’s photographed with the great mountain Storzic behind it, but I wanted it in the mist…

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View of the church of Sveti Josef (Saint Joseph) and the church of Saint Anna (Sveta Ana). Both churches are perched upon an exposed hill overlooking the Ljubljansko Barje (Ljubljana moors) near the village of Preserje.
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Ian Middleton: Photography

Finding a new perspective

At first I was annoyed when the usual road to Sveta Ana church was closed and I was diverted through the village of Kamnik pod Krimom. But when I chanced upon this viewpoint showing both these churches in an adjacent setting, I forgave them. It just goes to show how driving around can reveal all sorts of different perspectives.

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