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Here, I was working with a Leica M7 + Portra 800 pushed +1 stop.
The light conditions were very difficult and I do not use flash to keep the atmosphere as it was. Most of the picture were taken with 2 lenses a Leica
Here are some pictures from my last report.
The story is about the dangerosity of, what we call in Paris(France) the "Periphérique", witch is a highway around Paris. I have spent 10 nights with the Policemen in charge of the security of this road, witch has the most important traffic in...
As temperatures were going done at the end of 2007, the town hall of Paris (France) has requisitioned 2 gymansiums to shelter some of its homeless. I have spent 4 nights with some of this guys. The whole story is viewable on my website under " recent work" --> "enfermés dehors"
This picture was takien in late august 2006. This young girl was part of a 100 of people evicted from what was called at this moment "the biggest squat in France". It was in the City of Cachan at 15 kilometers, south of Paris. All this people have been put during 45 days in a Gymnasium...
Here are some pictures I took during my first trip in San Francisco in December 2002. Enjoy.
1- Golden Gate Bridge
2- somewhere in the suburb
3- San Francisco Cabs
4- A man in the street and his view of the "creation"
5- Town Center
6- Little protest in front of a Fur shop...
This shots are not croped. They have been done with an xPan.
Regarding contrasts they are ok ifor me. We probably have different
calibrations. The colors of the last 2 pictures are du to cross process treatment.
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I have spend two months following the 3 biggest candidates for the French Presidency. Segolène Royal, François Bayrou and Nicolas Sarkozy.
Here are some pictures extracted form this story.
For information, our new President, Nicolas Sarkozy is on the pics 3, 5 and 11...
I'm new in this forum and just would like to introduce myself.
I'm a french documentary photographer based in Paris.
My last work was about the french battle for presidency.
And I like to come in the US especialy in NYC and San Francisco.
You can check my website and my blog to...