How does a simple towel on a fence become so soothing? Avalon Beach freezes a vacationer’s moment during a stay on the American east coast. The movement of the towel and the colors of the sunset transport us to this moment of rest after a long day by the sea.
A great enthusiast of the city, Francis Duval takes advantage of his walks to photograph the small details that urban scenarios can offer. Himself an urban planner, he shows the beauty of the subtleties of the spaces that surround us, which sometimes escapes our attention. He plays as much with natural light as he plays with lines of perspective to talk about places in his photos. Thus his images have the air of drawings and architectural renderings that highlight the building and the landscape.