Archive for juillet 14th, 2009

July 14th, Bastille Day

mardi, juillet 14th, 2009

A little pause in the countryside series as France celebrates today the heroes of the French Revolution. In parallel, the Tour de France enters its second week of competition. Therefore I felt this picture taken this afternoon on Les Champs-Elysées was a good symbol as both the country and the Tour are sometimes felt to be « without a driver » .   (click on picture to enlarge)

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Leica M8 with 35mm Lux Asph at F1.4, ISO160