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a sea of stars at Cannes Film Festival party

Photograph of Arnold Schwarzenegger and a friend lighting cigars

provence: far right country

The face of Marine LePen on a tatty campaign poster

Flower Power on the French Riviera

Photograph of a green vase of pink flowers on a table in an empty room

pocket of resistance in the french alps

Photograph of a group of African men sitting around a fire playing cards outdoors in an olive grove

From Russia with love

Photograph showing silhouette of a Russian church on a riverbank at sunset

How to Sell a Superyacht

Girl in white dress walks between two superyachts

Behind the Veil in Nice

Close-up photograph of woman in a burqa talking

Lavender Production in Provence

Photograph of a 'plaited lavender bottle' being made by hand

Transhumance: A Story of a Journey

Photograph of guard dog watching over a flock of sheep

King of the Cannes Jungle

Portrait of Philipp Plein

Reims: the curious tale of a cathedral

Photograph of Reims Cathedral by day

the man who made me see

Black and white portrait of Charles Ghenassia

Art in Nice: Ben, Blues and a Repurposed Abattoir

Photograph of an old TV in a garden with 'Faux' ['False'] painted on the screen

Floating Whisky Palace in Cannes


french riviera lunch with a finnish economist

Photographic portrait of Bjorn Wahlroos, seated

keeping the ‘real’ in real estate photography

Photograph of bathroom and bedroom with bath and glass partition separating the two spaces

humble pissaladiere of nice

Photograph of Niçoise speciality dish 'pissaladière

monaco: mission control

Portrait of engineer Michael Anger in front of a world route map

countdown to Cannes

Photography of man stepping off a powerboat onto a jetty in Cannes harbour

the ‘back country’: a world away from nice

Panoramic photograph of the village of Gilette

murder most horrid…and a portrait of a baroness

Portrait photograph of Baroness von Brandstetter against blue backdrop

A Date with ‘The Hexecutioner’ in Monaco

Rear view of the tattoos on the back of boxer Hekkie Budler in the ring

a dog’s life in cannes

Chinese crested dog puppy wearing a sequinned coat walking along a lawn

Monaco: a quiet king among estate agents

Portrait of Pieter van Naeltwijck

food photography: the wonderful world of sprouts

Vegetable smoothies, photographed from above

french riviera bees relocated for survival

Photograph of 2 people carrying a beehive out of a car boot

baby swap in Cannes

Portrait of two women photographed in the woods

corporate portraits: insurance is fun

Portrait of a woman dressed in black with glasses, raising her fists in a triumphant manner to the camera

saffron harvest

Close-up photograph of hands separating the stigma from the rest of a pruple saffron crocus

portrait of a silver fox in Monaco

Portrait of Jim Clifton, seated in a wood-pannelled room

Grasse: the mysterious world of perfume

Portrait of perfumer Didier Gaglewski looking up towards the light

Olympic Gold in St. Moritz

Cover page of 220 Triathlon Magazine showing Jonathan and Alistair Brownlee running by a lake

On the trail of wolves in the French Alps

Sheep herder walks with his dog through a valley in the French Alps

Monte Carlo or Bust

Girl in red dress looks out over Monaco from Le Jardin Exotique

Monaco: License to Shoot

Monte Carlo Casino with supercars driving past

All the fun of the (trade) fair in Cannes

Close-up detail of building model on display at MIPIM 2013, Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

Ovarian Cancer


In the footsteps of painters

A couple walks past a blank easel on Quai Amiral Courbet, Villefranche-sur-Mer, France.

Freedivers

Portrait of Ashley Futral Chapman, American national champion freediver

Constellation Cookfest in Monaco

Alain Ducasse, chef, holds a large citrus fruit and looks into the camera

Corsetmaker in Paris

Portrait of corset-maker Francois Tamarin

A Tale of Two Covers


Ironman France – Nice

A triathlete passes poppies on the bike course of Ironman France 2012

House renovation in Provence

Child's bedroom at Nicole Bekdache's home near Cannes, showing low wooden ceiling beams

Young Riviera Chefs Making Waves

Food photography: close-up of a dish of duck foie gras, served with fresh grey shrimp bouillon, raw and cooked Porcini mushrooms

Portrait of Chrissie Wellington

Chrissie Wellington taking a moment to focus before the Challenge Roth triathlon, 10 July 2011

Christmas is coming: (force) feed up the geese

Goose being force-fed

G20: Nice holds its breath

Protester marches with a mask at G20 summit protest march

Portraits of Opticians à la Française


Marseille? Done.

Practising Kalaripayattu on the Plage des Catalans, Marseille

A Monégasque Welcome


Travelling Light, Sleeping Rough

Portrait of Driss, economic migrant

Superyachts on the Drawing Board

Portrait of Espen Oeino, Yacht Designer

Truffle Hunters

Nose of a truffle dog

Le Chocolatier

Chocolatier Patrice Arbona pouring liquid chocolate from a ladle

Tower of a Thousand Bottles

Artist Mike Marshall with his Bottle Tower at dusk

Taking Time

Watchmaker Florian Wulleman hangs a clock on the wall

Ultra’s World

Portrait of artist Ultra Violet

I Love…

Jean-Michel, policeman, poses in front of the French flag with a sign saying 'J'aime le rouge'