Cracovie

Krakow, Poland

In the wee hours of the morning, an elegantly dressed lady waits for the tramway in the old city. April 2019. Très tôt le matin, une dame élégante attend le tramway dans la vieille ville de Cracovie. Avril 2019.

Cracovie

Krakow, Poland

The morning light illuminates the tall buildings of the Krakow old city. An old man is out for a walk. April 2019. La lumière du matin illumine les hauts bâtiments de la vieille ville de Cracovie. Un vieil homme est sorti pour une promenade. Avril 2019.

Krakow

Krakow, Poland

They reenact a Poland that disappeared in the second World War. I do not know whether they were doing it for money or for the preservation of their cultural heritage. April 2007. Ils incarnent une Pologne qui a disparu avec la seconde guerre mondiale. Je ne sais pas s’ils le faisaient pour l’argent ou pour…

Krakow, Poland

For centuries, Poland was threatened by Orthodox Russia and Protestant Germany. For most people in Krakow, to be Polish is to be Catholic. Many believe that without Catholicism, the Polish nation would not survived after centuries of troubled History. During the Communist era, the only way to voice dissent was to be a good Catholic.…