The Tour of France 2015 – Photo Report

Citeste in romaneste 2015 represented my 5th participation as a photographer at the biggest cycling competition, the Tour of France. The first two Editions (2011-2012) have been the result of some random crosses of my touristic trips with the roads of the Tour. Starting with the 2013 edition, which was … Continue reading

A Story from the Roads of Le Tour de France

Citeste in romana 1. This is why I love photographing the Tour of France…because it inspires anyone that comes in contact with the cycle race (fans or public spectators) to overcome themselves making exercise and being happy. 2. There is a great effervescence before the cyclists show up on the … Continue reading

The Project : www.procyclingimages.com

Citeste in romaneste Procyclingimages.com is one of my projects that I am very fond of. This may be so, because I am very passionate about bicycle riding and of course Le Tour de France. Having the opportunity of living in France, I have succeeded in close observing, “live” as you … Continue reading

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

2013 Project

This is the last image from the 2012 edition of my POW project on my blog. It was published automatically in the last minute of 2012, while I was around the Eiffel Tower trying to capture the magnificent fireworks show there. If I have enough time during the next year, … 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

Bikes of Saxo Bank-Sungard Team

Citeste in limba romana Image of Specialized spare bicycles on the roof of the race car of Saxo Bank-Sungard cycling team on the last kilometers of the category H mountain pass Aubisque climb, during the 13th stage of Le Tour de France 2011. This was  Alberto Contador’s team. You can … 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