For tourists, Paris is the city of lights, city of love, but many people living in the city or in its suburbs do not see its beauty.
I realized this recently, after we had moved outside of Paris to a larger, more affordable flat.
For years, I have photographed Paris in every situation: early morning, late night, in the heat of August or under the snow, from the bustling Grands Boulevards district to the large, quiet graveyards.
I especially like Paris in late Spring and Summer, and warm evenings with their golden light. I also like taking pictures of Paris at night.
Its monuments and most interesting buildings are very nicely lit and walking along the Seine river on a warm Summer Saturday evening, among tourists and other people, all happy to be there is a sheer delight.
I recently created a website proposing Paris photo tours to share this with visitors.
Since its construction in 1889, the Eiffel Tower is one of the most familiar builings of Paris and the fourth most visited place of France with over 5 million...
The hôtel de ville is in this area since the 14th century.
The building was finished in the 17th century, with addons in 1850. It was destroyed in a fire...
The Jardin des Plantes is located in Eastern Paris, just beside the Austerlitz train station. It contains several different attractions: