At the age of 21, aimless and without any training, I met a photographer who taught me advertising photography for three years. This crucial meeting encouraged me to start, at the age of 25, as a freelance photographer. I did not want to lock myself in any way, and so started working on different axes.
Portrait photography came into being inevitable, photo reporting being essential, art being necessary, photography being unlimited … I’d have to be versatile …
First travel opportunity and first experience in documentary photography in 1999. (Street children in Senegal)
Then will follow 15 years alternating between advertising and reporting. Two different worlds that will sometimes mix for noble causes, in campaign for medical research, humanitarian associations, social acceptance of people with disability in business …
Ongoing work is a world tour story about prestigious vineyards (LVMH) which makes me practising landscape photography.