May 2013. Paris.
Time Magazine (subscribers only) had a story on the end of horse racing not so long ago. This is why we decided to go to the races, in order not to miss something. I found it really interesting and a great, and difficult, subject for photography too. Here is the full story of my day... Continue Reading →
I had never been at the races. I was pleasantly surprised. The Longchamp racecourse was rather empty to start with but the atmosphere was nice and relaxed; I only wish the weather had been better.
Dear readers, you cannot imagine how hard it is to capture those galloping gigis; the buggers are racing at 200 mph and you have approximately 1/6th of a second to take a "not so bad" picture. At least, this one is crisp, thank Heaven! I'm not at all happy with what I did last Sunday... Continue Reading →