a very nice crumble…

Time ravages that which has lost its use. That slow corruption is felt most keenly by the vain.  Vanity is not a characteristic of nature or the inanimate which allows us to marvel at their slow disintegration.

About Food,Photography & France

Photographer and film maker living in France. After a long career in London, my wife and I have settled in the Vendee, where we run residential digital photography courses with a strong gastronomic flavour.
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37 Responses to a very nice crumble…

  1. Mad Dog says:

    They do like a good crumble in France. My French friend Cécile, says her grandmother doesn’t like the English moving into her village, but she does like the way that they renovate the houses 😉

  2. Jackie Foster says:

    Just what I needed during my crumbling convalescence. Lovely film, haunting peaceful song – thanks. Jackie

    Sent from my iPhone


  3. Nadia says:

    Beautifully done renovations. Who sings the lovely soundtrack?

  4. I love a good French crumble!

  5. A pretty and haunting montage of your pictures, Roger.

  6. Beautiful – can reate so much to this!

  7. ardysez says:

    I really enjoyed Driving Over Lemons, also A Year in Provence. I love photographing things that are deteriorating or desiccated (two c’s 🙂 Favourite topics for still life photos are dried/dead flowers and seed pods, bark and all kinds of things thought to be passed their usefulness. They are beautiful. Lovely, dreamy film Roger.

  8. Eha says:

    Damn it, Roger, now you have made me cry ’cause I understand only too well . . . . your film compilation actually comes across as much stronger than your usually brilliant photos . . . . and it is Leo Ferre helping you set the mood milord, is it not . . . . as Tanya says . . . relate . . .

  9. ChgoJohn says:

    Surprisingly moving post, Roger. I mean, I do find it moving to see Time overtake what were once productive and cherished farms and homes. But I came here thinking I’d see a photo of a wonderful fruity confection.

  10. Michelle says:

    Gorgeous. Sad. All of that.

  11. Lovely short film, love the song and the voice

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