Thursday, December 8, 2011

Urban landscapes

I took a short training session with a professional photographer. We had to take some pictures by using only standard or wide angle lenses. Long lenses were forbidden. This teacher wanted us to pay a special attention to the composition and the exposure. According to him, the real photographer has to master his camera and therefore a full manual setting is recommended , at least for steady subjects.
So, I did ...

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

more pictures

This time , in colour .


There was a national horse-ball tournament not far from my home. I decided to have a look and to take some pictures. I was not familiar with this game. 2 teams of 5 riders, 2 times ten minutes, one ball , 2 nets . The goal is to put the ball in the net of the opponent. If I well understood, 3 passes between 3 different riders are mandatory before scoring .

The coast between Marseille and Toulon

Sunsets on the Mediterranean coast