Les Vieux Métiers, Azannes en Meuse, France
The people involved in the Les Vieux Métiers. For more than 35 years and now 7 to 8 days a year, more than 400 volunteers of all ages are committed to safeguarding the architectural heritage and popular traditions of Lorraine through the Village des Vieux Métiers d'Azannes located 20 minutes from Verdun in the Meuse.
The village extends over a site of 17 hectares of plains and forest. It is under permanent construction, more than 25 houses are already established to date.
Live this moment of exchange and conviviality unique in Lorraine!
An exciting walk to meet the craftsmen of the past, in the village to go back in time. Once past the village gates, you will be transported into the daily life of our ancestors and discover their knowledge and know-how, their values and their passion to pass on and share.
Eighty old or disappeared trades come back to life before your eyes.
Camera: Pentax MZ-S
Lens: SMC Pentax 105mm F2.8
Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds.