This week some 60 of my photos have been hung on the walls of Maison des Artistes in Chamonix. They are 7” prints (yes, the standard “single” cover size) of artists who played there, mixing colour and monochrome and commissioned by Maison des Artistes to decorate the walls. I must say I am very happy … More Prints for Maison des Artistes Chamonix
I am a big fan of Guillaume Perret’s music, and he stayed at Maison des Artistes for a 3 weeks residency recording his new album, what a treat!
Oldfox plays psychedelic funk, and their funky look called for …funky colours! … More Oldfox @ Maison des Artistes
Jodge Trotter plays rock music with an unusual line-up: folk guitars, sax, bass and percussions, and three out of five band members sing! … More Jodge Trotter @ Maison des Artistes
About ten local singers-songwriters played their songs that night, and I felt cold colours suited the mood and style. … More Singer Songwriter Night @ Maison des Artistes
This trio from London just mesmerised the audience with their heavenly harmonies, and I switched to black & white to stay close to their own visual style.
June Milo is an amazing vocalist with a lot of depth in her interpretation and a lot of presence. … More June Milo @ Maison des Artistes
This Chamonix-based band delivered some energetic rock’n’roll and I had to play with those challenging orange lights again! An opportunity to play with post-processing tools… … More BDM @ Maison des Artistes
This week, the bright baby blue Fender guitar and rock’n’roll music of Journeyman inspired me to go for more stylised photos with a vintage 50s look.
Jacky plays the Chapman stick, a a fretboard tapping instrument created in 1969 by Emmet Chapman and still handcrafted by his company. The low orange lights made shooting and post-processing quite challenging – a good opportunity to grow!