Story of “Le Tour de France” 2013

Col de Manse, France- July 16, 2013: Three cyclists Richie Porte (front), Christopher Froome (Yellow Jersey) and Alberto Contador (behind) riding fast on a plain road after the ascension to Col de Manse during the stage 16 of 100th edition of Le Tour de France 2013. During the 2013 edition … Continue reading

Le Tour de France Action

Le Pont Landais,France-July 10, 2013: The Yellow Jersey ( Chris Froome, Great Britain) pass through a group of excited spectators in front of the Mont Saint Michel monastery, during the stage 11 of the edition 100 of Le Tour de France 2013, a time trial between Avranches and Mont Saint … Continue reading

The Peloton in Mountains

Col de Pailheres,France- July 06 2013: The peloton climbing the road to Col de Pailheres in Pyrenees Mountains during the stage 8 of the 100 edition of Le Tour de France on 6 July 2013. To shoot this image I spent about 5 hours before the peloton arrived at this … Continue reading

High Speed Cycling

Citeste in limba romana The time trial stage between Bonneval and Chartres was the third stage of TDF attended by me this year. The weather was very good with exceptional lighting conditions, a sunny day with few clouds which acted as very useful natural soft-boxes. The stage was close to … Continue reading

The Peloton

Citeste in limba romana The second stage of TDF attended by me this year was the 12th stage during the climbing of the category I ascent to Col du Granier. My intention was to capture images of the peloton, including many cyclists during this climb. This is a good image … Continue reading

Two Cyclists

Citeste in limba romana July is the month of  Tour de France, one of the biggest road cycling races in the world. Last year I photographed just one stage of the competition. This year, I want to photograph three kind of stages: a flat stage, a mountain climbing stage and … Continue reading

Effort

Citeste in limba romana Close-up image of the cyclist Bookwalter Brent (BMC Racing Team) climbing the category H mountain pass Aubisque,from Pyrenees mountains in the 13th stage of the 2011 edition of “Le Tour de France”, the biggest cycling race in the world.The winner of this edition was his teammate … Continue reading

Yellow jersey

Citeste in limba romana Image of a group of cyclists including The Yellow Jersey (Thomas Voeckler-Team Europecar) climbing the category H mountain pass Aubisque in the 13th stage of the 2011 edition of “Le Tour de France”, the biggest cycling race in the world. This year I had the opportunity … Continue reading