All of these photographs were taken around Easter 2004
in Northern France. The majority are from Normandy and Brittany,
although there are a few at the end of the album that were taken in
Paris. If should be reasonably obvious which are which!
Although I have spent some time living in France this
was my first trip to the northern coast. When I lived there I spent most
of my time in Paris - as can be seen in the other albums on this website
- so it was interesting to see a part of the world that I'd only really
read about. The countryside is every bit as pretty as you would expect
rural France to be, but in the case of Normandy it was difficult not to
spend time thinking about the events that took place in that part of the
world 60 or so years ago and this is reflected in two of the
All the photographs were taken with a Canon
300D camera, lenses were a mixture of Canon and Leica.
Prints are available of all these photographs. If you are interested in
buying any of them you can enquire about pricing etc. via email by