Entries from 'France'

Spectacular landscapes of Martinique Island

There is nothing like escaping the cold weather in Montreal in Winter and head off to the south. When I received the invitation to join a press trip in Martinique, it was the perfect opportunity to discover one of the two french islands of the Caribbean sea. There is nothing like a road trip to…

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Weekly Facebook Cover Photo: Beautiful Sunset on La Seine, Paris

This week’s facebook cover photo needs no introduction, connoisseurs will recognize at the first glance Paris, the city of light and capital of France. This image  features a magnificent sunset over La Seine, the quai Saint Michel on the left side of the frame and the Palais de Justice on the right side. This specific picture was…

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Weekly Facebook Cover Photo: Blue Hour on Mont Boron Skyline, Nice, France

For this week’s facebook cover photo, we are travelling all the way to south of France, in the French Riviera to one of the sunniest cities of Europe, Nice. Nice is the fifth largest city of France and became part of the country definitively only in 1860. It was known as Nicaea oppidum as early as the first…

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Weekly Facebook Cover Photo: Tour EDF, La Défense, Paris

So for this week’s facebook cover picture we’re going directly west of Paris at La Defense financial district in Puteaux. Built in 2001 by architects Pei Cobb Freed & Partners,Roger Saubot and Jean Rouit, EDF building iconic skyscraper of 24 stories one of the highest of La Defense at  a 165m high. To capture this scene, A Nikon…

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Weekly Facebook Cover Photo: Fontaine Medicis, Paris

A hidden gem located in the Luxembourg gardens in Paris, the unique perspective of the Medicis Fountain makes for a perfect facebook cover picture of the week. This landmark, previously known as the Luxembourg grotto, the Medicis Fountain was ordered by Marie de Medicis, widow of Henri IV around 1630 to engineer Thomas Francine. Since…

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Exploring Paris: The romantic terraces of Montmartre at night

Even though I’ve lived in Paris for 3 years back in the 2000s, I take even more pleasure capturing the city now that I don’t live there anymore. Maintaining a fresh eye and a unique perspective is easier that way. So, for this episode of Exploring Paris, we will spend a delightful evening in the…

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Exploring Paris: 10 Postcard views of Paris

WoW, wouldn’t it be great to spend those last moments of 2010 in Paris, city of light? Well, the next best thing is to enjoy the pictures of my top 10 of the finest postcard views of this amazing city!

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Exploring Paris: Cours du commerce Saint-André , Saint-Germain des Prés

This week article features the first of several “secret” places in Paris I want all of you to discover. Photos were taken in 2007 and 2010 with a Nikon D200 or a Nikon D300 and a Sigma 10-20mm F/4.5-5.6. Some photos are HDR or DRI, but not all of them, find out which ones! Located…

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Discover Brittany: A walk in the village of Locronan

It has been 3 years already that I visited what I think is one of the most beautiful little towns in the world, Locronan. This little jewel is located in the region of Brittany, Finistère, France and 15km to the north-east Quimper. Built at the foot of a hill, the village was granted town status…

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Landscape Photography :Top 10 Photos of 2009

Each year brings new challenges and 2009 was no exception. Here is the top 10 photos published on my photostream on Flickr in 2009: Ranked 10 | The hilly Streets of San-Francisco II | HDR/RAW Ranked 9 |  Classic Seattle Skyline,  Washington, USA Ranked 8 | Spooky Evening in Bodie, California, USA | RAW Ranked…

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