In 1938 , Helene Roger-Viollet and her husband Jean-Victor Fischer, both passionate photographers and travelers, founded the "Documentation Photographique Generale Roger-Viollet" at 6 , rue de Seine in Paris. Today, Roger-Viollet still located in its original premises, is one of France's oldest photo agencies. Having purchased the rue de Seine store from "picture merchant" Laurent Ollivier, together with the collections ...Читать далее →
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I live in this city for more than 15 years, I love it for its beauty and for its diversity, this is my modest contribution to the collective memory .... be my guest, enjoy ! In relation with paris you may want to visit my "21th century PARIS" gallery : THE MODERN SIDE OF PARIS SEE ALSO the MISTY MORNING in PARIS AND ...Читать далее →
Eugene Atget (1856-1927) Architecture, Documentary Eugene Atget photographed Paris for thirty years. With a singleness of purpose rarely excelled, he made his incredible monument to a city. When he died in 1927 he left approximately 2000 eight by ten inches glass plates and almost 10,000 prints, not counting the plates deposited in the Palais Royale archives. Here is one of the most extraordinary ...Читать далее →