Posts Tagged ‘France’

Winter commissions

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

In between moving house and studio (now based in beautiful English countryside one hour outside London) and training for the 113 mile Etape du Tour bike race in the Pyrenees, I have been busily editing work from some of my winter and spring commissions – including Aspen, Colorado, various destinations in Canada, and Val Cenis in France.

The Millau Viaduct

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

The Millau Viaduct

The Millau Viaduct

Shooting commissions for the ski season having come to a close, I headed out to visit friends Andy and Coralie based in a tiny village in the foothills of the Mediterranean Pyrenees.

This gave me the perfect excuse to stop off at the Foster & Partners viaduct at Millau in France’s Massif Central. At the time of its opening in 2004 it was the highest bridge in the world. Taken in what can only be described as ‘challenging’ weather conditions this is one of several different images taken as I tried to give this widely photographed structure a new twist..

Volcano chasing in France

Thursday, November 20th, 2008

I’ve been exploring the Parc des Volcans in the Auvergne region of central France and got some good new shots due to some clear but bitterly cold weather. An amazing landscape with hundreds of volcanic domes peppering this huge national park. Here are some examples:-