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Paris is bathed in cool, blue evening light in the 'Seine at Night' photograph, which I took on a winter night. The Pont Alexandre III, the most ornate of Parisian bridges, spans the Seine connecting the Champs-Elysee quarter with the Eiffel Tower and Invalides..
Paris is my favorite city; I first visited the City of Lights in 1969 and subsequently have made many trips to Paris in all seasons, light and weather conditions. Parisian storefronts, restaurants and cafes as well as its sun-dappled parks and fascinating architectural details are the motifs that first interested me. Soon, the colorful, bustling markets and rainy streets and sidewalks became important subjects for my compositions. Photographing the reflections on the wet pavement and myriad windows of cafes and ...