City Daily Photo - Taking you around the world every day.

FEATURED NEWS

Let’s See a Bicycle From Your City on August 1



Giacomo and his wife Gianna live in the Italian port city of  Livorno , the Mediterranean gateway to Florence and Tuscany.  They started Livorno Daily Photo on Christmas week of 2008 and have posted continuously ever since.  

Giacomo felt he needed a pen name, so he chose “VP” as “Vogon Poet” in honor of the Vogon poetry, the third worst in the universe according to “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy”. Gianna chose Trillian, another character from the same series of books.

VP rode a bicycle as a kid, sometimes for pleasure and often as a means of transportation. Now Trillian and VP mostly walk, but they are still fascinated by locked or abandoned bikes they see around. They are one of their favorite subjects and they also invented a kind of art about them.

There many bicycles around Livorno, probably too many and a lot of them abandoned and/or damaged. This kind of bicycle, with baskets and floral decorations, is quite nice and relatively common here.



AROUND THE WORLD EVERY DAY

Welcome to the City Daily Photo portal, where each day hundreds of photo bloggers from around the world bring you a photograph of the city in which they live.

To travel where ever your dreams may lead simply click on the blog links and photographs in the latest uploads page.

If you are a keen photo blogger and would like to join our community we'd love to hear from you. Please do read minimalist guidelines before submitting your qualifying blog for consideration.

You can be an instant contributor by uploading to Instagram or twitter using hashtag #citydailyphoto and you are welcome to join our Facebook group.

THEME DAYS

On the first day of every month Portal contributors from around the world create and post their own interpretation of a common theme. Galleries of previous themes

.

JULY 2015 GALLERY - UPSIDE DOWN

This month's theme is courtesy of Tina, the East Gwillimbury Camera Girl .  Hopefully it won't leave us with too much blood rushing to our heads! Please  remember...

CURRENTLY ON TWITTER

AND ON FACEBOOK

07/28/15 11:18 pm

07/28/15 9:55 pm

Archaeology tour near Middletown, VA.

Linda Walcroft 3:51am Jul 29 Archaeology tour near Middletown, VA.

07/28/15 8:51 pm

Creative spaces, patterns thereby I hope you enj...

Olga Lynette Henderson Hanson 12:49am Jul 29 Creative spaces, patterns thereby I hope you enjoy the rest of t...

07/28/15 5:49 pm

Penny for your thoughts ...

Julie Storry 9:33pm Jul 28 Penny for your thoughts ... Julie Storry 9...

07/28/15 5:30 pm

looking up

Denton Harryman 12:27am Jul 29 looking up

07/28/15 5:27 pm

07/28/15 4:46 pm