Tag Archives: France

Paris Street

Incongruity was what struck me about today’s picture, taken on the streets of Paris in spring a couple of years back.  On the one hand, it is instantly recognisable as the French capital from the building style, the trees and … Continue reading

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In the centre of Amiens

This dramatic war memorial is in the centre of one of my favourite French cities – Amiens – which I am lucky enough to visit quite frequently when leading First World War battlefield tours.  I find the imposing scale of … Continue reading

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A memorial in Amiens

As part of my First World War photography project, I visited Amiens last year – a city which, in 1918 at least, found itself just a short distance behind the front lines of the fighting.  The memorial in today’s image … Continue reading

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Paris street photography

I wouldn’t describe myself as a street photographer – I simply don’t do enough of it!  But when I do, I really enjoy it.  There’s something really fulfilling about trying to capture images which show, as candidly as possible, the … Continue reading

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Love it…or hate it

I think today’s post is one of those you will either love, or hate.  There’s not much to it, just a simple observation of a Paris street corner when I was visiting the Place de la Bastille back in May. … Continue reading

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At the opera

OK, so the title of this post is a bit of a fib – I didn’t actually go to see an opera, sadly.  But a few months ago we did go on a guided visit to the Paris Opera House.  … Continue reading

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A trip to France

I am just back from a few days away photographing a series of WW1 commemorative events organised by the Western Front Association (WFA).  The trip began in Wiltshire, and broadly followed the route of the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) in … Continue reading

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