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March 15, 2011

Viareggio Carnevale 2

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , , — Darren Hackett @ 8:00 am

Another photograph from Viareggio Carnevale, now ended for another year.  La Bestia comments on the predominence of technology in our everyday lives.  Here in the hills everyone is getting out their tools for cultivation.  Their rotivators, spades, diggers, hoes and other such things.  Trenches are being double-dug, olives trees and other fruit trees are being pruned and fires are being lit to dispose of the remnants.  There is something much more earthy and traditional about these activities.  Not that Italians are without technology, the range of clever machines and tools to make land management easier are multi-various and amazing.

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