Monthly Archives: September 2021

Photographing the Tour de France 2021

Back at the end of June and beginning of July I was an accredited photographer for the Tour de France. Originally I was going to photograph just three days of it but I decided to make it 5 which took me up into the mountains. You won’t see any footage of the Tour itself as contractually we are not allowed to film it from what I remember. But I’ve added in some of what I did. The regular content is […]

Failed Astrophotography – I Deleted My Images

On 12 June 2021 I took my kids out to the beautiful landscapes of the Creuse. The intention was to create some astrophotography as they had been bugging me to see the night sky. The Creuse offers superb viewing of the stars as it’s a very rural area of central France. The evening started off really nice and I had taken some long awaited shots of the setting sun on the old castle. But sadly the evening disappointed us as […]