Francis Vachon Photographe

March 31, 2008

Quebec Remparts 3, Chicoutimi Sagueneens 1

The Quebec Remparts win the first round series 4-2 with a 3-1 victory at the Colisé Pepsi in Quebec City

Chicoutimi Sagueneen - 30 - Francois LevesqueChicoutimi Sagueneens goalie François Lévesque grabes the puck and makes the save

Quebec Remparts - 19 - Christophe PoirierQuebec Remparts Christophe Poirier lies on the ice after a vicious hit form behind

Kevin DesfossesQuebec Remparts goalie Kevin Desfosses cheers after a save on a penalty shot.

remparts-sagueneens-01s.jpgHeavy traffic in front of the Remparts’ net

March 30, 2008

35 weeks pregnant Cindy

Cindy HainsA last shooting with Cindy before I take her to the hospital Monday night. The baby is coming sometime this week!
Technical: Canon EOS 1D mark II, 1/250 at f14 with a 85mm prime lens – ISO 200, one remote flash thru an umbrella from camera left, one remote direct flash on the right.

March 27, 2008

Remparts on Vox

It’s always nice to see how my stock photos are used once sold. Here is an advertisement for an upcoming QMJHL game that will appears in some newspapers tomorrow.

Maquette Remparts-Chicoutimi

March 23, 2008

How to photograph 13 kids in a play

Trent, a photojournalist and parent of two kids (if I understand correctly) who were in a play with some other students wanted to shoot something different. I think he totally made it.

March 22, 2008

Gazette’s front page

The story I was shooting when a nearby barn roof collapsed was played pretty big this morning in The Gazette for a story about “Resurrecting our churches“.

On the front page, they played a pretty big picture of an outside view of the Church as a teaser for the story. Then, on the front of the EXTRA section, a half-page picture of the inside of the Church, and a third picture on page B4.

A fantastic photo of an ordinary story will never bring you the front page. But an ordinary photo of a fantastic story will!

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