Summer 2005 found me once again driving south from the channel to central and
southern France. This year's trip included excursions to Bilbao and the Costa
Brava in Spain.
The highlight of the trip was the drive along the French side
of the Pyrenees. Beautiful countryside and wonderful small towns to stay in. I
attempted to cross the over the Pyrenees from France to Spain via the high
altitude passes, but with the temperature gauge of the car hitting red I turned
around and crossed using the tunnels.
The holiday began in St Benoit du Sault at the end of August. I wanted to
take some photographs of the annual cattle fair that is held on the last
Saturday of August. Once the photographs were in the bag I headed south towards
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
For the technically inclined all the colour photographs were taken using a Canon
20D with various Canon lenses. Most of the black and white photographs were
taken with a Leica M6 and Leica lenses.