Description Taken June 12, 2012 at 10:00 PM. We had been told that the bridge - Pont de l'Universite would be lighted at night, so we were ready for this, but up the hill The Cathedral Notre-Dame de Fourviere was a spectacular bonus.
Allen Sheffield, El Paso Member Since February 2009 Artist Statement I am a retired university lecturer by vocation, but I am a photographer, writer, and very occasional voice talent by avocation.
My wife and I love to travel - usually pulling our little camper, but we made trips to Machu Picchu and The Galapagos in 2007, and 2 weeks driving in England to start 2008. For a retirement reward to ourselves in early June 2012, we spent two weeks in France. We started in Nice and then took a week long cruise up the Rhone River before spending just a few days in Paris.
In January 2014, we spent a fantastic week on the Amazon River above Iquitos, Peru.
I have been taking pictures for over 40 years, so I have quite a variety of images. Check my website if you are interested in some old pix.
I was honored to be a Featured Artist of the Day at Imagekind.com on November 5, 2009, March 13, 2012, and again on November 1, 2012!