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.

Varsovie

Warsaw, Poland

There are many new offices in the Mokotow district of Warsaw. After 4pm, cars get stuck in long traffic jams. A young woman tries to convince a taxi driver to take her home. June 2015. Il y a beaucoup de nouveaux bureaux dans le quartier de Mokotow à Varsovie. Après 16 heures, les voitures se…

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…

Poznań, Poland

Much of the Poznań city, particularly the old town, was left in ruins at the end of the German occupation in 1945. It is now rebuilt and the City Hall square has become pleasant to have drinks on a terrace. April 2009. La plus grande partie de la ville de Poznań, en particulier la vieille…

Warsaw, Poland

Things are changing in Poland. A group of foreign investors visits an office building in Warsaw while workers are still in activity. This 188 meter high tower designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen architects is located in the fast growing financial district of Warsaw. July 2013. Les choses changent en Pologne. Un groupe d’investisseurs étrangers visite…

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.…

Szczecin, Poland

A girl is waiting for a tramway at the main bus station in Szczecin (West Pomeranian region). The city that was completely destroyed at the end of World War II has been opening to the world in recent years. July 2013. Une jeune fille attend un tramway à l’arrêt de bus principal de Szczecin (Poméranie…