Paris sera toujours Paris…

I’ve been back from France for over a week and getting ready to go to New York, it’s about time I post some of my photographs from Paris, don’t you think? I had an AMAZING week. I taught a 6-day workshop to a wonderful group of 10 people from all over the world. It was a week of photography, friendships, good food and good laughs.

I must say that, being a French expat, I truly appreciate the French way of life when I’m back home. Yes, there are problems, like everywhere else. No place is perfect. But life in France is pretty darn good! I miss it more and more…

Here is a selection of pics from my recent visit. They are random moments of everyday life, the ordinary as seen through my lens. Slices of life immortalized forever. Street photography is so important!

Some Paris in color coming as soon as I have a few minutes of free time🙂 Enjoy!

On the train…

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Music in a shaft of light

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“Je veux un voilier, maman!!!”

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Meanwhile, at the Petanque courts nearby…

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“Yes, I know, my boyfriend looks like a true frenchman.”

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Writing Le Plat du Jour on the board.

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Rain will not stop the dancers at Rue Mouffetard!

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A dose of daily news and passion

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Getting closer…

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Considering what’s on the news… I don’t blame him!😉

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The eye contact

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I always allow myself a few extra minutes during my morning commute to catch some light!

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Metro girl

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Shy Jack Russel

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Seen at St Sulpice

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Some art mixed with construction workers

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Gilberte and her reflection

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Another one immortalized for my readers series…

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Waiting in the light in Le Marais

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Playing with reflections in Le Marais

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Neighbors on the ground floor: Helliot and Lily with their mom and dad.

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Lily with her mom

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On the bus…

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In the metro…

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Chasing the evening light

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No comment, this IS Paris🙂

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At the next table…
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Crossing the line

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The model and the boy

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Outdoor office

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Lunch and a glance

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Checking out the menu part 1

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Part 2

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Dog in a bag

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Dogs in a stroller

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Dog on a Harley

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Seeing double on the Seine

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A Royal Entrance at Le Louvre

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Enjoying the rain at the park

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Umbrella parade

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Pont des Arts

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Alone and framed

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A blur in the night

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Eiffel head… Couldn’t resist😉

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Of course I did a few mirrored-me selfies along the way…

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And while in France, I launched my new podcast Hit the Streets with Valerie Jardin. It’s been a huge success so far, please take a listen on my website, on iTunes, Pocket Cast, etc. 

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