Un Livre Photo sur le Bike Polo

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Un Livre Photo sur le Bike Polo

<p> <strong>Bike polo is like horse polo, but with a bike !</strong></p> <p> If you don't even know what it looks like, this video is for you :</p> <p> <iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="304" src="//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/media.html?src=http%3A%2F%2Fplayer.vimeo.com%2Fvideo%2F106475736&amp;wmode=opaque&amp;src_secure=1&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2F106475736&amp;image=http%3A%2F%2Fi.vimeocdn.com%2Fvideo%2F489609322_1280.jpg&amp;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=vimeo" width="540"></iframe></p> <p> <em>3rd PPPC tournament, Salies-du-Salat, south of France, september 2014.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Bike polo</strong> was born in the streets of Seattle in 1998, and has been growing fast ever since. Its success builds on simple rules, cheap basic equipment, and a united community where all gender, ages and social backgrounds are represented.</p> <p> <img alt="321-polo_central_park_2010-1414421821" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131847/321-polo_central_park_2010-1414421821.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Training session, Toulouse 2010.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <em><strong>"3, 2,1, Polo !"</strong></em> : on every bike polo court of the world, you can here this signal, shouted to start the joust initiating a polo game.</p> <p> <img alt="_mg_9029-1414575578" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/132439/_MG_9029-1414575578.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Joust of WHBPC 2014 final match, Call Me Daddy vs The Beavers</em></p> <p>  </p> <p dir="ltr">  </p> <p> <em>"Photographer and bike polo player, I've been taking pictures in this community since 2010. This book is not meant to be a documentary work whatsoever. I've just been shooting during trainings and tournaments, following my desires and implementing diverse processes.</em><em>"</em></p> <p> <img alt="Liv_dani_whbpc14-1413994952" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/130666/liv_dani_whbpc14-1413994952.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Olivier Minh (aka Liv) by Juanma Alaz, during World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship 2014.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>FHBPC 2011 (French Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship 2011)</strong></p> <p> In Toulouse, I shot all the 32 teams using for that a plastic film camera.</p> <p> <img alt="Fhbpc_2011_chevals-1414422374" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131851/FHBPC_2011_CHEVALS-1414422374.jpg"></p> <p> <em>"Les Chevals" is surely the oldest unchanged team, with the same members since early 2011. Left to right : Tristan, Greg et Kostia.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>FHBPC 2012</strong></p> <p> Incredible adventure for the players of Bordeaux, Toulouse and Montpellier which went from south of France to Avoriaz in the Alpes in a very old rented bus. Fog was there.</p> <p> <img alt="_mg_8449-1414424406" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131884/_MG_8449-1414424406.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Old Saviem bus from 1984.</em></p> <p> <img alt="_mg_8948-1414424441" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131885/_MG_8948-1414424441.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Vagaries of the weather.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>La Maison du vélo 2013</strong></p> <p> En 2013 the association "La Maison du vélo" asked for an exhibition about Toulouse Bike Polo. I started then to make portraits of riding players, using for that a remote photographic equipement embedded on a bike trailer. I'll continue shooting like that for a while.</p> <p> <img alt="Tbpmdv_affiche_v-1414425086" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131888/tbpmdv_affiche_v-1414425086.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Exhibition poster.</em></p> <p> <img alt="_mg_5939-1414434065" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131944/_MG_5939-1414434065.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Paul Vergnaud (Polo) from Call Me Daddy team, multiple <em>bike polo </em>champion.</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>FHBPC 2013</strong></p> <p> Montpellier hosted the french championship. Awesome backgrounds and beautiful light.</p> <p> <img alt="_mg_3922-1414435135" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131947/_MG_3922-1414435135.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Luca Semeraro, Guillaume Maldidier.</em></p> <p> <img alt="Fhbpc_2013_allg-1414435347" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131948/FHBPC_2013_ALLG-1414435347.jpg"></p> <p> <em>AllG</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Hell's Belles vol. 3 - Barcelona</strong></p> <p> Each year, this female tournament happen's in a different european city. In november 2013, Barcelona hosted it on a wonderful spot on the beach.</p> <p> <img alt="_mg_8147_-1414437443" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131956/_MG_8147_-1414437443.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Fuchsia Voremberg</em></p> <p> <img alt="Liv_par_tony_bidel_3-1414437518" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131957/liv_par_tony_bidel_3-1414437518.jpg"></p> <p> <em>© Tony Bidel 2013</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>WHBPC 2014 (World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championship)</strong></p> <p> After a perfect management of FHBPC 2013, Montpellier Bike Polo successfully organized the World championship one year later.</p> <p> <img alt="_mg_9323-1414438117" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131960/_MG_9323-1414438117.jpg"></p> <p> <em>WHBPC 2014 players</em></p> <p> <img alt="_mg_7836-1414438421" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131962/_MG_7836-1414438421.jpg"></p> <p> <em>Tokyo Wallets team</em></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Rules</strong></p> <p> Two teams of three players gather on a hardcourt playground of approx. 60 x 120 feet. Hitting a plastic ball with mallets, players have to score 5 times or less in games of 10 minutes. Touching the ground with feet is forbidden and implies a penalty.</p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Support the edition of "3-2-1, polo !!!", one of the first photo book about Harcourt Bike Polo !</strong></p>

Allocation of funds

<p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>The collect will principally be used for <u>printing the book</u> :</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>Caractéristics :</strong></p> <p> -Size 21 x 21 cm</p> <p> -96 pages + cover</p> <p> -Quadri recto/verso</p> <p> -Glossy coated paper 135 Grs/m2</p> <p> -Hard cover</p> <p> -300 copies : <strong>1900 €</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>The rest of the fund will be used to <u>print the rewards</u> (estimated) :</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> -Postcards printing : <strong>120 €</strong></p> <p> -Posters printing : <strong>110 €</strong></p> <p> -Original photographs fine art paper printing : <strong>280 €</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong><u>Handling and shipping fees</u> (estimated) : 450 €</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>SUB TOTAL 2860 €</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> <strong>And <u>the KissKissBangBang fees</u></strong> : <strong>250 €</strong></p> <p>  </p> <p> If the collect exceed the initial amount needed, surplus will be used to add some pages to the book. It may also be helpful to begin working on the Volume II.</p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p> <p>  </p>

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€10

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A huge thank you + a postcard to be choosen out of four

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€15

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A huge thank you + a 40 x 60 cm poster

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€20

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A huge thank you + a 40 x 60 cm poster + a set of four postcards

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€20

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A dedicated copy of the book at 20 € instead of 25 € in retail. (thank you for adding 5 € for shipping out of France)

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€35

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A dedicated copy of the book + a 40 x 60 cm poster + a set of four postcards

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€50

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Two dedicated copies (one for you, one for a gift) + a 40 x 60 cm poster + a set of four postcards. (thank you for adding 10 € for shipping out of France)

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€50

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For those who are not interested by bike polo but who wants to support the project ! Original 20 x 30 cm numbered and signed photo printed on fine art paper.

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    For those who are not interested by bike polo but who wants to support the project ! Original 20 x 30 cm numbered and signed photo printed on fine art paper.

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    FOR THE 10 FIRST EARLY BIRDS ONLY !!! 23 % OFF for the same reward as following ! A dedicated copy + an original 20 x 30 cm numbered and signed photo print to be chosen out of the book's pictures. (thank you for adding 5 € for shipping out of France)

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    Clubs special offer : five copies + your club's logo in the partners page. (Thank you for adding 15 € for shipping out of France)

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    €100

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    A dedicated copy + an original 20 x 30 cm numbered and signed photo print to be chosen out of the book's pictures. (thank you for adding 5 € for shipping out of France)

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    €180

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    Clubs special offer : ten copies + your club's logo in the partners page. (thank you for adding 20 € for shipping out of France)

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      Sponsors special offer : two dedicated copies (one for you, one for a gift) + your logo in the partner's page. (thank you for adding 10 € for shipping out of France)

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        Sponsors special offer : three copies + full page photo with your logo in the book. (thank you for adding 10 € for shipping out of France)

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        €300

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        Two dedicated copies (one for you, one for a gift) + an original 30 x 40 cm numbered and signed photo print to be chosen out of the book's pictures. (thank you for adding 10 € for shipping out of France)

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          Sponsors special offer : five books + double page photo with your logo in the book + an original photograph 50 x75 cm, printed by Digigraphie process on fine art paper, mounted on Dibond, numbered and signed to be chosen out of the book's pictures. (thank you for adding 15 € for shipping out of France)

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