If you have any question, you can send an email to the Webmaster: webmaster at romanes.com
Why this name romanes ?
Frequently asked questions
First, it is a shortcut to "Pierres Romanes", Romanesque stones, which has been shortened into
Romanes.com. Romanesque art is closely linked to the stones because it is represented with it, at a time where God's house was built with
stones (See the book "la Maison Dieu"
What do represent the logo ?
The logo is a reduced picture of the one used on the Homepage
between 2000-2002 presenting pictures from the Saintonge region where is Aulnay
and its fantastic sculptures and the
door from Benet
Can I make la link to your site ?
You can ,if you need you can use the following logos:
I appreciate romanesque art and would like to do fome pictures, can you give me some advices ?
L'art roman c'est l'art de la
pierre avec celui de la lumière, la photographie en intérieur au flash est toujours terne car elle diminue le relief. Le trépied est
l'outil nécessaire, il permet aussi de prendre son temps pour mieux préparer la prise de vue.
Why my region/town is not present on this site ?
Regions and towns are presented following trips and contributions to the
site. You can contact us if you wish to contribute to pictures or articles to be added to the site.
Who does this site and for what use ?
This website presents photographies and illustrations that everyone can see on the
web, and we wish to allow everyone to have access to information regarding romanesque art. Lot of information is also availmale to go
further with the sites maps
, the interactive
et sur Google Earth
, les chronologies
and historical maps
, the trips and itineraries
... Everyone is welcome to participate by contacting us
, we will keep you informed on the way to do it.
Can we reuse the site contents ?
Use of the site material is only authorized through a non commercial use, share alike and by
giving credits. High resolution pictures for printing are available on demand, we only ask you to keep us informed on the use, use
appropriate credits on use and a copy of the work so we can tract its usage. All commercial use, please mail us
so we can see how to answer to it.
About pictures from this site:
Pictures presented on this site are the property of their authors. They are produced in majority in JPEG RGB A4 ou A3 format.
Picture use can be granted with prior autorization of their respective authors regarding their use.
Some information on this site:
About pictures and web sizes:
- Launch date: 1998
- Number of pictures: 15 000
- Number of places: 260
- web: from 400 pix to 1000 pix - 72dpi
- A5: about 2480 x 1760 pix / 210 x 148mm - 300 dpi
- A4: about 3620 x 2515 pix / 306 x 213mm - 300 dpi
- A3: about 5080 x 3590 pix / 430 x 300mm - 300 dpi
These sizes can vary between format (round or panoramic) of each picture.
Canon EOS 5D
Canon EF 14 f/2.8 L USM
Canon EF 17-35 f/2.8 L USM
Canon TSE 24mm f/3.5 L
Sigma 28-70 f/2.8 DX EF
Canon EF 70-200 f/2.8 L USM
Canon EF II 2x
Canon SpeedLite 550 EX
Canon EOS 3
Canon FD 24 f/2.8
Canon FD 70-210 f/4
Olympus Centurion Silver APS
Nikon Coolscan LS-40 / Vuescan
Epson Perfection 1650 Photo / Vuescan
Minolta AF 28 - 85
Tamron AF 80 -210
Minolta Dynax 700 si
Nikon Coolscan LS-40
Nikon Coolscan LS-50
Canon Digital Ixus