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Landscape Photography in France Exploring Indre

Landscape Photography in France exploring Indre shows you some of the beautiful places to go in this often bypassed area of the country. Indre is a very rural area of central France but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to see. In fact if you start delving deeper into the area you’ll find it has beautiful rolling landscapes, river gorges with castles and beautiful villages. So take a look at what I got up in this week’s episode. And I’m definitely […]

Landscape Photography in the Loire Valley

Landscape Photography in the Loire. OK, so it’s not the most original title but I wasn’t sure what to call this. As the pandemic continues I need to concentrate on my commission. Working out all of the locations; when they can be photographed and what issues are likely to arise from them. This week’s vlog sees me back at the beginning of the Loire Valley. Photographing one of the beautiful castles at dawn. But not quite getting the light I […]

Landscape Photography in France Chateaux of the Loire Part 006

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. In this episode I show you three more castles in the Indre-et-Loire department of central France. All of them easily photographed from the roadside or can be visited. Now I know that one of the castles is no longer there apart from […]

Landscape Photography Chateaux of the Loire Part 005

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. In this episode more castles are the subject of my lens in the Indre-et-Loire department of France. I’ll show you three castles that probably haven’t been on your list of places to visit but hopefully you’ll change that with these beauties. This […]

Landscape Photography Chateaux of the Loire Part 004

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. In the department of Indre-et-Loire there are around 144 castles registered as historic monuments. You’ll get to castles from throughout the ages starting with Château d’Amboise. With this series I aim to introduce to some of the well known as well as […]

Landscape Photography Chateaux of the Loire Part 003

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. In this episode more castles are the subject of my lens in the Indre-et-Loire department of France. This central area plays host to some 144 castles that are registered as historic monuments. You’ll get to castles from throughout the ages and some, […]

Landscape Photography Chateaux of the Loire Part 002

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. In this episode I show you three castles in the Indre-et-Loire department of central France. All of them easily photographed from the roadside or can be visited. With this series I aim to introduce to some of the well known as well […]

Landscape Photography Chateaux of the Loire Part 001

The Châteaux of the Loire are famous worldwide and rightly so. From old medieval fortresses such as those at Chinon to more stately castles dotted around the area they make great subjects for both landscape and travel photography. With this series I aim to introduce to some of the well known as well as lesser known castles that are here in central France. Do be aware though that not all of them accessible to the public and remain behind high […]

Landscape Photography | Exploring France | In the Footsteps of Balzac

For today’s vlog Exploring France with Landscape Photography we take a journey along a trail dedicated to the famous French writer Honoré de Balzac. Born in 1799 in Tours he lived in Paris but would come back around here to write. The area providing inspiration for the novel Lys dans la Vallée or Lilly in the Valley. The trail that I came across pointed out a number of places such as towns; castles and old mills. So I thought let’s […]

Landscape Photography | Exploring France | Local Area

In this episode of Landscape Photography Exploring France I take a quick look around my Local Area in the Loire Valley of central France. Normally with great weather I’d be inspired to spend the whole day out there. To exploring and finding things new but I just wasn’t feeling it today. You know, it does happen at times. Sometimes that spark just isn’t there. At the time of writing I should have been finishing up a photography tour of Japan […]