Guitar Pro is a much-loved guitar tablature (chords, six line-spectrum, BASS four-line stave) drawing, viewing, printing, listening and learning software by guitarists (from France). At the same time, it is also an excellent MIDI sequencer and MIDI production helper tool, which can output the standard format of MIDI.
Gargantua and Pantagruel (AKA: The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a full-length satiric novel written by the French Renaissance novelist François Rabelais. The whole book consists of five volumes, its publishing process was full of hardships and it was banned for many times. Anyway, it swept away the artificial writing style in aristocratic literature, and brought the literary world at that time a lively, close-to-life fresh air that suits both refined and popular tastes.
Atlas of Human Anatomy (AKA: Atlas d'anatomie humaine) can be regarded as the world's most complete atlas of anatomy with unsurpassed depictions of the human body. It was specially written for medical students, primarily edited by professor Frank H. Netter from France. By comparison, you will find that it is more detailed than any other similar books.
AutoCAD is undoubtedly the most popular and powerful CAD modeling software. But as a commercial software, it is really, really expensive. FreeCAD is a free, open-source, cross-platform and general-purpose 3D CAx (CAD, CAM, CAE), PLM modeling tool specially designed for home user/hobbyist, experienced CAD user, programmer or educator.
It was originally written in C++ by Christophe Dumez (from France) in 2006 when he was a student. Now it's maintained by worldwide volunteers on their spare time. qBittorrent is a free, open-source and cross-platform BitTorrent client (torrent file downloader) with nice UI based on Qt and built-in search engines.
Paragliding is an air sport purely utilizing air lift that originated from France in 1984, which is becoming more and more popular. It's important to note that, paraglider is different from the traditional parachute. It is actually a kind of aircraft. And, paragliding (hang gliding) is just one of the leisure sports that most people can enjoy, rather than those extreme sports that only a few people can touch.