Ambialet – two views, in colour

Ambialet – two views, in colour

I made a choice, in my previous post, to present 'Bathers, Ambialet' in black-and-white: the colour version was attractive - all greens and browns and ripples of light - but at one level, just a pretty picture, whereas the monochrome image, I felt, was more ambiguous, more resonant, and graphically stronger. These pictures of Ambialet, [...]

Bathers, Ambialet

Bathers, Ambialet

We walked across the bridge, at Ambialet, another of those beautiful little villages in Aveyron, France, to have lunch with the Thompson's. The weather was hot, the sunlight was blinding, and in the river Tarn, below, these women were bathing. Click on the image to enlarge