Capturing the spirit of France, one photo at a time


Here you will find several galleries of pictures from different regions of France: photos taken on trips throughout the country or just during our weekend walks in and around Paris.
The galleries cover our favorite photo subjects: landscape, architecture, animals, cityscapes, seascapes... There are also a series of photography and travel tips articles.

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Shooting HDR handheld

When shooting landscapes, you often find that current (2015) DSLR cameras lack (at least) one stop of dynamic range. Combining several exposures with HDR is one solution to this weakness, but it generally means bringing a tripod along with you. Here is a method to minimize misalignment issues and still shoot handheld.

Managing an image gallery with Lightroom and Zenphoto

Managing an online gallery with lots of albums and pictures is not always easy. This article describes the workflow I have developed over the years to make things more efficient and automated, using Lightroom and Zenphoto. The process can certainly be replicated with other software/scripts.

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