Pierre-
Emmanuel
MICHEL
/Existences

2017

Nouvelle Aquitaine, Occitanie, Basque and Landes coasts, Spain, a year mainly centered on the great south-west, roaming around both sides of the Pyrenees ...

Cascade of Séris

Cascade of Séris

Short walk to the cascade of Séris (787m) starting from Laruns in Ossau valley.

Forest outreach

Forest outreach

Small forest immersion in the wood of Précilhon during an outing of the Nature Club of BIE, Béarn Initiatives Environment, for an observation of forest fauna and flora, also...

Out of time Aragon

Out of time Aragon

Escapade in Aragon, for a tour guided by "Aragon" (via OVS) of archaeological sites around Huesca: troglodyte fortress of the tenth century, Roman road, excavated cave in...

School architecture

School architecture

From every angle, the new school of the commune of Moumour, realized by Hiru architecture studio of Agnlet.

Issarbe and the clouds

Issarbe and the clouds

Meeting the clouds on the Issarbe's crests, above the Barétous valley, with the peak of Anie and the La Pierre Saint-Martin ski resort in background.

Local heritage...

Local heritage...

General Assembly of the association for the Béarnaise Cow, Saturday, October 28, 2017 at the agricultural school of Soeix : the art of preserving local heritage.

The deer's slab

The deer's slab

Unusual moment to attend the slabs of deers living in the moat of the citadel of Jaca in Spain.

Jaca by Night

Jaca by Night

Some pictures of a Spanish nightfall in the city of Jaca in Aragon.

Alquézar

Alquézar

Visit of Alquézar, spectacular medieval village at 660m altitude, in the Sierra de Guara, Aragon in the north of Spain, renowned for its canyons.

Las pasarelas de Alquézar

Las pasarelas de Alquézar

The GR11 runs down below the village of Alquézar, sometimes on footbridges lying on cliff sides, to the rio del Vero, which has dug a spectacular cave, the Coba Cortante.

Ermita de San Gregorio

Ermita de San Gregorio

On the heights of Alquézar, the hermitage of San Gregorio and its belvedere which dominates the surrounding plains and valleys.

Architectures in Huesca

Architectures in Huesca

Passing through Huesca, one of the 3 provincial capitals of Aragon in the north of Spain, the opportunity to admire the architectural variety of the city, where many epochs...

By the road

By the road

The Ermita de Santa Elena and the Castillo de Montearagón, two remarkable buildings admirable from the road, in fall or during the other seasons !

Onigourmands

Onigourmands

Dinner at Onigourmand, the guesthouse in Oloron Sainte-Marie, a few images of atmosphere, to enjoy with and / or without moderation!

Public garden in Bordeaux

Public garden in Bordeaux

Contrasts, colors and lines from the Jardin Public in Bordeaux

Docks of Bordeaux

Docks of Bordeaux

A few moments of noght atmosphere on the quays of Bordeaux.

Mérignac Photographic Festival

Mérignac Photographic Festival

Moments of the Photography festival in Mérignac, near Bordeaux, with Isabel Muñoz, Andrea Santolaya, Jake Verzosa, Natasha Caruana, among the many exhibited artists.

Versyones

Versyones

Opening of Lucía Lázaro photography exhibit, Versyones, montages and autoportraits, at Jean-Luc Vertut's in Pau.

Night on the stadium

Night on the stadium

Alongside the construction of the bridge on the river, some images of the Mazères-Lezons stadium over night ...

Monumental building site

Monumental building site

Report on the installation of the new footbridge on the Gave de Pau between Mazères-Lezons and Bizanos, linking the urban nature park and the Henri IV road. For the occasion,...

Following the bear...

Following the bear...

Enjoy the blooming colors of autumn during this walk with the smartphone above Etsaut in valley of Aspe, nice walk between 850 and 1200m altitude, looking at boards referring...

From St Jean to St Jean

From St Jean to St Jean

Cloudy, basque and mountainous cross-border road trip to the ocean, between St-Jean-Pied-de-Port and St-Jean-de-Luz, passing by the Col of Ispeguy (620m).

The source of the Basque elves

The source of the Basque elves

Lamina ziloa: the laminak hole, Basque elves, near the village of Camou-Cihigue, is a source of multiple warm and heavily salted waters. This small cave has been used since...

From Camou to Tardets

From Camou to Tardets

Late afternoon moment in Soule, Basque Country, from the villages of Camou and Tardets during the local fiestas.

Pic d'Ayous bivouac

Pic d'Ayous bivouac

A rare moment that this night spent at over 2200m altitude, facing the peak of the Midi d'Ossau, above the lakes of Ayous.

Climb to col d'Ayous

Climb to col d'Ayous

Starting after Urdos in Apse valley, climbing to the col d'Ayous, passing by the refuge of Larry in the Parc National des Pyrénées, meeting sheep, horses, and even a frog!

Tales evening in Ogeu

Tales evening in Ogeu

The story of Tristan and Yseult, a tale told by Marion Lo Monaco and Nathalie Lhoste-Clos from the company Laluberlu, tonight at Daniel and Mayalen's.

Navarra Clouds

Navarra Clouds

Spanish improvisation on a section of the GR12, in search of the sun across the border. Caught up by the clouds, the stroll gave material for a bit unreal pictures ...

Near Arrioutort

Near Arrioutort

Small ossaloise walk on the heights of Laruns above the caban of Arritoutort, on the slopes of the peak of the Montagnon d'Iseye.

Back to l'Anti-Mites

Back to l'Anti-Mites

"Unusual tuesday", august 1st, at l'Anti-Mites, the Fabrique Affamée group presents Fleuves and Algerita, two texts with music ; show followed by a casual dinner with the Can...

To the Anglas Lake

To the Anglas Lake

Meet the clouds, shadows and spirits of the mountain with the occasional iPhone, in the ascent from Gourette (1350m) towards the lake of Anglas (2068m) and its abandoned iron...

Gourette in the clouds

Gourette in the clouds

An end of summer day in Gourette in a very special atmosphere, off-season, where architecture, winter sports, pastoralism telescopes in a surreal shift.

Above Etsaut

Above Etsaut

Little climb on the heights of Etsaut in valley of Aspe, up to the Col of Rédo, with a distance sight on the Fort of Portalet or on the Maison of Parc National des Pyrénées,...

Bearnese cows transhumance

Bearnese cows transhumance

Transhumance of Bearnese cows of the agricultural high school of Soeix, with a departure from Sarrance in valley of Aspe, up to the huts of Salies on the plateau of...

Macau, Médoc

Macau, Médoc

Château Barreyre, Château Rauzan, Château Plaisance, among the vineyards located on the banks of the Garonne between the village of Macau and the small port of Plaisance,...

St Jean's feast fire dances

St Jean's feast fire dances

Celebrations of the summer solstice on this feast of St-Jean in Luchon, around the brandon. The traditional fire is, in these French and Spanish Pyrenean regions, produced...

Oô Lake

Oô Lake

Small climb for a nice walk from the Granges d'Astau (1139m), near after the famous Col de Peyresourde, before Bagnères de Luchon in the Hautes-Pyrenees, to Lake Oô (1504m)...

High School jazz

High School jazz

Music, smiles and emotions at the Collège des Cordeliers Jazz class concert, with Fanfalures Big Band, Thursday, June 22, 2017, opening of the Jazz Des Rives and Notes...

The cliffs of Bouziès

The cliffs of Bouziès

Walk along the Lot river at the foot of St Cirq Lapopie to the cliffs of Bouzies via its famous towpath carved in the rock.

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Saint-Cirq-Lapopie

Visit the medieval village of Saint-Cirq-Lapopie on the Lot river, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France.

Cahors and the Valentré bridge

Cahors and the Valentré bridge

Visit of Cahors in the Lot, photographically nourished by the bridge Valentré, fortified bridge of the fourteenth century.

Bouziès, Lot

Bouziès, Lot

Loop above the small village of Bouziès on the Lot river.

Above Sarrance

Above Sarrance

Climb from Sarrance in valley of Aspe, to the cabans of Salies on the plateau of Poursiouques at the foot of the wood of Aran, passing by the col de Dut.

Concert in the Cathedral

Concert in the Cathedral

Anniversary concert at the cathedral of Oloron Sainte-Marie for the 30th anniversary of the Espace Chanter choir, for this occasion accompanied by Lescar's Harmony, this...

2017 Oloron Book Fair

2017 Oloron Book Fair

11th edition of the book fair of Oloron Sainte-Marie organized by the association Livres Sans Frontières. A first day marked by the visit of the Ours Riders biker club to the...

Back to La Durandie

Back to La Durandie

Back in the pretty guest-house cottage in Lot-et-Garonne, la Durandie, after the visit of last year for a photoshoot focusing on summer colors, the new projection, sports and...

La Durandie by Night

La Durandie by Night

Nocturnal architecture photo session at the guest-house cottage of La Durandie in Lot-et-Garonne, south-west of France

Beijinhos Trio

Beijinhos Trio

Musical trip in the souths with the songs of the trio "Beijinhos": Yohann Villanua accompanied by the harp of Céline Dicharry and guitar by Pierre-Michel Grade, proposing us...

The Poey

The Poey

Short stroll to the top of the Poey, belvedere on the valley of Bedous above the village of Accous. At its feet passes the path of St-Jacques de Compostelle, the Camino, with...

Pau Stadium at work

Pau Stadium at work

Visit with the Pavillon of Architecture of Pau of the stade du Hameau during its renovation process.

The visit of the Pavillon

The visit of the Pavillon

Participants during the visit of the renovation project of the Hameau stadium, organized by the Pavillon de l'Architecture in partnership with the City of Pau.