Tag Archives: France

Sailboats in the centre of Paris

The Jardin du Luxembourg, or Luxembourg Gardens, are located in the 6th arrondissement of Paris on the Left Bank of the River Seine. The gardens are about 60 acres in size and full of wonder. There are many garden beds, … Continue reading

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Dogs are people too

Dogs are people too. There. I said it. I can’t resist making an image of a dog if I see one. There has always been a dog in my family, for as long as I can remember. Dogs make great … Continue reading

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Change your perspective

Changing your perspective when making photographs can result in images that are instantly recognisable, yet different and more engaging. Let’s take a look at the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Most people today know what the Eiffel Tower looks like. We’ve … Continue reading

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70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings

Today is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings on the coast of Normandy. The landings, code named “Operation Neptune” began on the 6th of June, 1944 – although planning began in 1943. D-Day marks the beginning of the invasion … Continue reading

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William the Conqueror – Caen, France

Caen Castle, or Le Château de Caen, was built in around the year 1060 by William II, Duke of Normandy, who later became William I of England. He is probably most widely known as William the Conqueror after his victory at … Continue reading

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