Click on the image to see it in full size. In my next travel and street photography workshop, I am going to explain further the process of creating an image by including in my slideshow the contact sheet of some of my photographs. The point is to highlight some key aspects to explain
The Cheltenham Gold Cup day takes place every year during the Cheltenham festival and it is regarded as one of the most prestigious horse races in the National Hunt. I was there as part of my photographic project “From England with Love”, not really for the horse races but
Mark Cohen was born in Wilkes-Barre in Pennsylvania. Today, he still lives in Wilkes-Barre and has spent most of his life wandering the streets of his native city. Entirely self taught, he learnt photography and darkroom techniques from reading books and magazines, even if he attended
On the 15th March, I was at the Cheltenham Festival for the Cheltenham Gold Cup Day. It was one of the very first events that I had attended as part of the photographic project “From England with Love”. It was also the first time that I attended a professional horse race a
About the photograph The photograph was taken in November 2010 at Samagaon during my journey around the Manaslu. Samagaon is a village where a community of Tibetan people live. The place is also on the road to a trading path linking the Tibetan border to Arket Bazaar.
Expressing myself between documentary and street photography, my work focus on long term projects because of the human aspect, but also to have better insight and understanding of a situation over time. Photography is a medium that allows me to explore the cultural and sociological aspects of life in order to understand the relationship between the people, their traditions/habits/cultures and their environment. In recent years I have worked on separate long term projects about the Medinas of Morocco and more recently the Yamuna river in India.