Riga is a bustling city. Trams, buses, ferries. Pedestrians, cyclists. Viking boats.
The open air market comes alive with vendors selling pyramids of plump cherries and blueberries, flaky pastries and meats hanging from hooks behind glass counters.
Tourists crowd streets as skies surrounding massive clouds turn from dismal gray to blaring blue.
Locals find fresh air during walks to work and to visit neighbors.
This photographic challenge is focused on finding stillness behind, before and between the movement of this charming city.
Here are the results:
This is the third of three photographic challenges personally designed while in Riga to help tell the city’s story in a more intimate way. The first, “Through the Looking Glass” can be found by clicking HERE
The second, Riga’s rooftops, is waiting for you HERE.
Here’s to seeing Riga and the rest of the world in a new light!