Spectacular mountains and glaciers from the Mont Blanc Massif — Time Lapse Network – Time Lapse Photography Article

This timelapse film takes you to the high alpine landscapes of the Mont Blanc Massif with spectacular mountains and giant glaciers as you have never seen before, all accompanied by beautifully composed music. Florian Nick shared with us the following details on his video, which was created using LRTimelapse: Every year millions of people come to experience the majestic mountains around Chamonix in the French Alps. Whether theyʼre mountain climbers, backcountry skiers, hikers or tourists – they all embrace the…

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The charming Passages of Paris – Photobook Photography Article

The secret passages of Paris are sometimes forgotten but they were once very important before the grands magasins (Like La Fayette & Printemps) take over. Built in the 1800’, they were good places for elites to escape the rain, darkness of the night and muddy streets. Those hidden passages were either dug through existing building or created as the buildings were constructed. Nowadays they are mostly used for toy stores and book shops. It’s such a pity that commercial malls…

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15 Food to try in Paris – France – Photobook Photography Article

Did you know that the French gastronomy was added by the UNESCO to its lists of the worlds’ “intangible cultural heritage”?  Food lovers, take the opportunity of visiting Paris to try  one of the best food in the world!  I made a list of specialties to eat in Paris, it doesn’t include every specialty of course especially that it is very diverse. For every specialty, I added the best place where to eat.  1. Baguette  Sami Bouattour won the 2017 Best…

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1 Week in PAris – Day 7 – Photobook Photography Article

Louvre Timing Monday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 – 17:45 Wednesday and Friday 9:00 – 21:45 Price 15 € Metro Palais royal –  Musee du Louvre (Metro 1 – 7) Louvre Rivoli (Metro 1)   Pont des Arts That’s the bridge connecting the louvre and the art school, where couples used to place locks on its side then throw the keys in the Seine. I think they removed literally tons of locks because the bridge started to collapse. Institut du monde…

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1 week in Paris – day 6 – Photobook Photography Article

For this day, I would suggest to go out of the old city of Paris to see something different: modern architecture and a natural park in the program!   Grande Arche de la Defense Take the metro 1 and exit at the Esplanade de La Défense, and take a walk to the Grande Arche (15 min). La Grande Arche has the shape of a cube (110x110x110 m). It was inaugurated in July 1989 for the bicentennial of the French revolution (1789).…

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ONE WEEK IN PARIS – DAY 5 – Photobook Photography Article

 CATHEDRAL DE NOTRE-DAME Better to go there early (they open at 8am), when it’s quieter and less crowded. There are hardly any lines at this time. Notre-Dame de Paris is a medieval catholic cathedral. It is one of the best examples of the French Gothic architecture and one of the largest and most well-known in the world. SHAKESPEARE & CO I created this bookstore like a man would write a novel, building each room like a chapter, and I like…

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ONE WEEK IN PARIS – DAY 4 – Photobook Photography Article

Timing  09:00 – 18:30(closes on Mondays) Price 18 €  Metro RER C – Versailles Château Rive Gauche (If you took Paris Pass, check if it’s valid for Versailles) How to get to Versailles? Take the RER C train early (8:00) to arrive early at Versailles before the crowd start. The palace opens its door at 9:00. You need about 30 min to arrive to Versailles from the Center of Paris. The RER C should be in the direction of Versailles Rive…

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ONE WEEK IN PARIS – DAY 3 – Photobook Photography Article

  Centre Pompidou (Museum of Modern Art, library and music center) Timing 11:00 – 22:00 Price 14 €  Metro Rambuteau (11), Hôtel de Ville (1-11), Châtelet (1-4-7-11-14) Châtelet-les Halles (RER A, B, D) Walk around the area, you can have a very tasty ice cream at Amorino! And take a look at the lively and colorful Fountain Stravinsky on the south west of the Centre Pompidou. Montmartre Now go explore one of my favorite neighborhoods in Paris, Montmartre. I can…

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ONE WEEK IN PARIS – DAY 2 – Photobook Photography Article

Timing 9h00 – midnight  Price 17€ (With lift) Metro Trocadéro (6 – 9) – École militaire (8) – Bir-Hakeim (6) Champ de mars (RER C) I would suggest to visit the Eiffel Tower first. You never know how much time you’ll spend waiting in the queue. By the way, the name of the tower comes from the engineer Gustave Eiffel.  His company designed and built the tower. It was constructed in two years from 1887 to 89 as the entrance…

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ONE WEEK IN PARIS – DAY 1 – Photobook Photography Article

  Are you ready to explore Paris?! I hope that you are prepared to walk A LOT! Of course, you can always choose what you like the best from the everyday plan. After all, you may choose to spend more time shopping or walking around more than to visit museums. It all depends on you! I hope you enjoy your time in Paris!  Musée Grévin Timing 9 :30 – 19 :00 Price 20.50 € Metro Grands boulevards, Richelieu Drouot(8-9) This is an…

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