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Ce blog me permet de donner du contexte à mes photos : histoires "situant" mes photos de voyage et mes portraits de rue, informations de création pour les portraits studio, etc. Vous pouvez filtrer les articles en français par sujet à l'aide des mots-clés à droite ->

Carnet de voyage – Cuba – 5 – Santiago de Cuba, la rebelle du sud-est

March 09, 2018
Santiago de Cuba, loin au sud-est de l’île, se mérite. Peu de touristes font l’effort d’aller jusque là-bas. En ce qui me concerne, il m’a fallu un voyage de 13 heures en...
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Postcards from... Cuba – 5 – Santiago de Cuba, the rebel of the South East

March 09, 2018
Santiago has to be deserved – it's very far in the South East of Cuba, and only highly motivated tourists make it all the way there. For me, it took a 13 hour bus ride...
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Carnet de voyage – Cuba – 4 – Retour au XIXème siècle et nature sauvage – Trinidad et sa région

March 07, 2018
Si La Havane – et le reste de Cuba – donnent souvent l’impression de revenir dans les années 50, à Trinidad le temps semble s’être arrêté encore un siècle plus tôt, avant...
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Postcards from... Cuba – 4 – Back to the 19th century & amazing nature – Trinidad & area

March 07, 2018
If Havana - and the rest of Cuba - often feel like a 1950s time capsule, in Trinidad time seems to have stopped a century earlier, before the car era. From the central Pl...
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Carnet de voyage – Cuba – 3 – Sauvage et beau : Viñales et l'île de Cayo Levisa

March 05, 2018
La vallée de Viñales, à un peu moins de 200km à l’ouest de la Havane, offre certains des plus beaux paysages de Cuba. [English version of this article] L’endroit est co...
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Postcards from... Cuba – 3 – Amazing nature in the West: Viñales & Cayo Levisa island

March 05, 2018
Viñales valley, a good hundred miles West of Havana, offers some of the most beautiful scenery in Cuba. [Version française ici] The area is famous for its “mogotes”, st...
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Carnet de voyage – Cuba – 2 – Retour aux années 1950 dans la Havane contemporaine

March 03, 2018
Pour la lecture de cet article, je vous suggère la chanson “Havana” de Camila Cabello en bande son 😉 Je vous propose aussi de lire mon premier article sur Cuba, dans le...
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Postcards from... Cuba – 2 – Back to the 1950s in present day Havana

March 03, 2018
As you read this article, I suggest you cue Camila Cabello's Havana song as a suitably atmospheric background soundtrack 😉 Incidentally, you may want to read my first a...
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Carnet de voyage – Cuba – 1 – Premières impressions

February 28, 2018
Découvrir Cuba est une expérience extraordinaire et un régal pour les yeux. Ce qui m’a le plus frappé initialement, c’est la couleur. Des couleurs vives, gaies, partout,...
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Postcards from... Cuba – 1 – First impressions

February 28, 2018
Discovering Cuba is an amazing experience and a feast for the eyes. What struck me first is the colors. Bright, vivid, joyful colors everywhere, from the porches of rura...
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Carnet de voyage – La Nouvelle Orléans, nouvel an 1988

January 02, 2018
La Nouvelle Orléans était la dernière étape de mon « road trip » américain en bus pendant les vacances de Noël 1987. (Je venais de Floride – cf. ces quelques cartes posta...
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Poscards from... New Orleans, New Year 1988

January 02, 2018
New Orleans was the last stop on my Greyhound bus American Christmas road trip, in 1988. (The previous stop was Florida, Miami beach in particular – see a few postcards)...
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« Je vous souhaite des rêves à n’en plus finir et l’envie furieuse d’en réaliser quelques-uns …»

December 31, 2017
Une fois n'est pas coutume, en ce début de nouvelle année, pas de photo dans cet article, mais des vœux qui m'ont profondément touché, et que j'aimerais partager avec vou...
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“I wish you endless dreams and the furious desire to make a few come true” – Jacques Brel, 1968

December 31, 2017
For once, no picture in this first article of 2018. I would like to share with you New Year wishes offered 50 years ago to the day by one of my favorite song writers and...
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Carnet de voyage – Miami & Floride, Noël 1987

December 24, 2017
Durant mon année d’études à Philadelphie, quand les vacances de Noël sont arrivées, j’étais prêt pour plus d’aventure, et pour un peu de soleil et de chaleur. Avec quelqu...
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