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The website is updated at least once a week, with personal journal records, the exciting news, photo workshop information, and fine art photograph collections.

Great Crested Grebe on a Pond of the Dombes in France. Magic lights and colors.
Great Crested Grebe on a Pond of the Dombes in France. Magic lights and colors.

The Twenty Latest Updates

To better share our passion for nature, we strive to release one new article onto the website each week. Our articles enable us to share ideas with our readers and reveal our paths in artistic photography.

To save time, we have listed only the last twenty updates to our website.

Every Friday we publish a news article or column while traveling. We do not have rules for our artistic photographs and photo courses.

High key and black and white photograph of a lion cub in Kenya.

Why Creating Wildlife Photographs in High Key Black and White - Part 2

Why Creating Wildlife Photographs in High Key and Black and White - Part 2 Click here to read the part I of the article. High key and black and white photograph of a lion cub in Kenya. The Choice of a Scene for a High Key Photograph Our experience has shown us that minimalist scenes are best suited…
May 04, 2018
Photograph in high key and black and white of a pied kingfisher flying.

Why Creating Wildlife Photographs in High Key Black and White - Part 1

Why Creating Wildlife Photographs in High Key and Black and White - Part 1 The high key technique in black and white makes possible to create creative and interesting photographs. It allows you to make art photos different from common documentary photographs. It is perfectly adapted to wildlife…
Apr 27, 2018
Landscape of Caddo Lake in Texas in United States.

Why Photographing Caddo Lake in Texas in Black and White

Why Photographing Caddo Lake in Texas in Black and White Caddo Lake is a huge wetland with an area of 10,300 hectares (25,400 acres). It is located on the border between Texas and Louisiana. It is the only natural lake in Texas. The lake is home to the largest bald cypress forest in the world. The…
Apr 20, 2018
The Grand Canyon I

"Grand Canyon in Black and White" – A Collection of Fine Art Photos

“The Grand Canyon”: A Collection of Fine Art Photos in Shades of Blacks and Whites The landscapes of the Grand Canyon in the United States cannot leave anyone feeling indifferent. When you contemplate for the first time the Colorado River that meanders more than 1,600 meters (5250 feet) below, you…
Apr 15, 2018
Photographie artistique d'un arbre au Kenya.

Why It Is So Difficult to Judge a Fine Art Photograph

Why It Is So Difficult to Judge A Fine Art Photograph Judging or evaluating a fine art photograph is difficult. It is possible to establish a scale of values or levels to determine a value. But the criteria remain subjective. No photo will ever be unanimous. Fine Art Photograph of a Tree in Kenya.…
Apr 13, 2018
The South Rim of the the Grand Canyon in Arizona in United States.

Why Photographing the Grand Canyon in Black and White

Why Photographing The Grand Canyon in Black and White The Grand Canyon is one of the most famous landscape sites in the world. It is also one of the most photographed. The list of superlatives is not long enough to describe it. Black and white is certainly the best photo technique to show the…
Apr 06, 2018
Landscape of Caddo Lake in Texas. Bald Cypress growing in the lake.

Why It Does Take Time to Create an Art Photograph

Why It Does Take Time to Create an Art Photograph When we create artistic photographs, we perform a deliberate, conscious, thoughtful act in pursuit of specific goals. It is a meticulous job before the shooting sessions, during and after. Creating a collection of art photographs requires time,…
Mar 30, 2018
A sailing stone in the dry lake of Race Track Playa in Death Valley in California.

Why Photographing Race Track Playa in Death Valley in California

Why Photographing Race Track Playa in Death Valley in California As professional landscape photographers, Race Track Playa is for us a place out of the ordinary. It is a small lost corner in the Valley of Death in the state of California in the United States. This dry lake contains a unique…
Mar 23, 2018
This Photograph of a Road in California Belongs to a Fine Art Collection named 'Leaving'.

Why We Chose to Create Fine Art Photographs – Part 2

Why We Chose to Create Fine Art Photographs – Part 2 Click here to read the part I of the article. This Photograph of a Road in California Belongs to a Fine Art Collection named 'Leaving'. The Need for Calm, Serenity for an Introspective Search Creating fine art photos is very time consuming. It is…
Mar 16, 2018
A moving stone in Race Track Playa in Death Valley in California.

Why We Chose to Create Fine Art Photographs – Part 1

Why We Chose to Create Fine Art Photographs – Part 1 We started working as professional photographers in June 2003 when we were in the United States for two years. We have evolved a lot in order to take in 2010, the turn of artistic photography. A moving stone in Race Track Playa in Death Valley in…
Mar 09, 2018
Photograph in black and white of the Grand Canyon from Arizona State in USA.

Why Mastering the Steps of Creating an Art Photograph

Why: Mastering the Steps of Creating an Art Photograph Creating an art photograph is not merely about shooting in the field. This creative process requires five distinct steps that any author photographer must master in order to produce quality works. Photograph in black and white of the Grand…
Mar 02, 2018
This black-and-white photograph of a Big Bend landscape in Texas was developed to hightlight the Rio Grande river.

Why an Art Photograph Needs to be Processed - Part 2

Why an Art Photograph Needs to be Processed - part 2 Click here to read the part I of the article. This black-and-white photograph of a Big Bend landscape in Texas was developed to hightlight the Rio Grande river. Art Photography is not Compositing When developing or processing a photograph from…
Feb 23, 2018
This black and white photograph of a deer has been developed to provoke questioning.

Why an Art Photograph Needs to be Processed - Part 1

Why an Art Photograph Needs to be Processed - Part 1 Our art photographs are processed using specialized software and a computer. For us, this is an essential step in our creative process. The development of a photo (processing) strengthens our artistic approach and our photographic vision. This…
Feb 16, 2018
This fine art photograph was created as part of the collection 'The witnesses of time passing'

Why Creating Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 3

Why Create Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 3 Click here to read the part II of the article. This fine art photograph was created as part of the collection 'The witnesses of time passing'. Each Fine Art Photograph is Part of a Broader Approach Creating fine art photographs is simple if the…
Jan 26, 2018
This photograph was created for the collection 'Freedom'.

Why Creating Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 2

Why Create Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 2 Click here to read the part I of the article. This photograph was created for the collection 'Freedom'. The Composition of an Art Photography is Complex The creation of an artistic photograph always begins with the shooting. We place ourselves…
Jan 19, 2018
This photograph was created for the collection 'Musical notes on water'.

Why Creating Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 1

Why Create Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 1 Defining art photography (fine art photography) is complex and difficult. For years, we have been trying to express ourselves as photographic artists, and through this process we have gained certain certainties about this artistic discipline,…
Jan 12, 2018
Underwater photo conference in Talence in December 2017.

December 9, 2017. Underwater Photo Conference in Talence

December 9, 2017. Underwater Photo Conference in Talence On December 9, 2017, we were invited by the audio-visual commission of the French diving federation of Gironde to animate a photo conference according to the theme "How to Create Interesting Underwater Photos". For a little more than two…
Dec 11, 2017
Photo conference dedicated to wildlife photography in Saint-Nazaire in November 2017.

November 25, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Saint-Nazaire, France

November 25, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Saint-Nazaire in Brittany, France On November 26, 2017, we were invited by the association "Objectif Image" of Saint-Nazaire to animate a photo conference whose theme was "Create Interesting Animal Photos". We took part in this 27th national authors'…
Nov 27, 2017
Amar Guillen, le jour du vernissage de l'exposition au festival de Montier-en-Der.

Exhibition in Montier-en-Der 'Atmospheres on the ponds of the Dombes'

Exhibition "Atmospheres on the Ponds of the Dombes" at the Festival of Montier-en-Der in November 2017 We exhibited twenty photographs dedicated to the ambiance of the Dombes' ponds during the international nature festival which took place in Montier-en-Der during the month of November in 2017. Our…
Nov 21, 2017
Wildlife photo conference at the international nature Show of Montier-en-Der in France.

November 16, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Montier-en-Der

November 16, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference at the International Nature Festival of Montier-en-Der On November 16, 2017, we were invited by the organizers of the international nature festival of Montier-en-Der to host a wildlife photo conference. More than 130 people attended this conference under…
Nov 18, 2017