Moûtiers-french-alps-landscape-photography Mar 9

A snapshot of Moûtiers, France

Not every day is a ski day in the French Alps, especially when you are as injury-prone as me. A few weeks ago, on a much needed day off, a group of us headed to the small commune of Moûtiers, for a spot of lunch and some sightseeing.  This photo essay is a bit of…

tignes-french-alps-landscape-photography Feb 28

My favourite black and white photographs from Tignes… so far

For those who regularly follow the blog, you may remember a piece I wrote about how I was struggling to photograph Tignes. Since then I’ve been making more of an effort to get out into the mountains, thinking about my compositions and taking the time to wait for the all-important light to hit. It’s not…

Tignes Les Brevieres Jan 6

Why I’m struggling to photograph Tignes

I have moved to the French Alps for the winter and more specifically, Tignes Les Brevieres. Tignes is home to some of the best skiing in the French Alps, relatively snow-sure and also home to the Grande Motte glacier. It is a beautiful part of the world but why am I struggling to photograph Tignes? …