Paris Photo Archives

Woman on a Bike {Paris Photo}

Woman on a Bike © 2015 Chantal-Hélène Wagner What attracted my eye in this case is that I could not make out what was going on exactly in the semi-darkness - I had also been looking at a source...

Full Hijab on Metro Stairs {Paris Photo}

Full Hijab on Metro Stairs © 2015 Chantal-Hélène Wagner While it is more and more common to see women wearing hijabs in Paris, spotting a woman wearing a full hijab - there wasn't even a mesh, so "burqa" is...

I Trust Me {Paris Photo}

I Trust Me © 2015 Chantal-Hélène Wagner I'm not sure what to say about this picture. I guess it strikes me as an instantaneous and unequivocal summing up of ready-made values to lead your life. You can peruse magazines...

Split Screen Reality {Paris Photo}

Split Screen Reality © 2015 Chantal-Hélène Wagner This picture was taken last year in the Parisian métro. There is a man on the left, underneath the leather jacket, holding his head in between his knees, looking literally like a...

We Are Charlie Children {Paris Photos}

A little girl waving a Je Suis Charlie sign from high up a traffic post © 2015 Chantal-Hélène Wagner The involvement of children was one of the remarkable aspects of today's walk for Republican unity (Marche républicaine) in Paris....