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From 2014-11-13 to 2014-12-13

Ecole Normale Supérieure - Paris (FRANCE)
Exhibition by Jean-Robert Dantou

Unframed - Ellis Island
Story : JR
Villes + (partie 3) Ahwaz-Iran, the most polluted city in the world
Story : Steeve Iuncker
The Paris Opera ballet : 300 years of excellence
Story : Pierre-Elie de Pibrac
Photography Workshop
in Paris
Agence VU
VU'WORKSHOP : How to layout one's photographic work: from portfolio to self-publication

The "Unframed - Ellis Island" project is about bringing alive the memory of Ellis Island, the entry point to America for millions of immigrants. Coming from all over the world, leaving their belongings, their family and their past behind them, with the fear that they may be sent back to it, the...


Ahwaz city is located in South-western Iran right in the middle of the province of which this city is the capital. Lying in the Tigre basin nearby the Zagros mountains, it's 20 meters above sea level. Although winters are short, clement and rather dry, summers are long and extremly hot, during...


Since more than 300 years, the Paris Opera Ballet maintains the excellence of the French dance. Pierre-Elie de Pibrac has been immerged for months into the intimacy of such a prestigious ballet. Created at the end of the 17th century by King Louis XIV who was found of dance, this ballet is now...

5, 6, 7 December 2014
To learn how to select from one's photographs and to organize them in a meticulous layout, is today more important than ever to show one's work. The current renewed interest in photo-books is a proof of a need to apprehend images in a clear and definite form: nowadays,...

India and Bangladesh - The Wall and Fear
Story : Gaël Turine
Back to Mali, on the banks of Niger river
Story : Gaël Turine
Family Love - 1993-2014
Video : Darcy Padilla
Pakistan, Hidden Wounds, Drones' victims
Story : Massimo Berruti

In 1993, India began building a dividing wall over a distance of 3 200 kilometers [approximately 2000 miles], separating it from neighboring Bangladesh. Officially it was to protect the country from Islamist terrorists and illegal migrants. Here people are arrested, tortured and killed, making this...


South, the greenery. North, the desert. In between runs the Niger river. French photographer Gaël Turine has sailed through Mali, from Djenné to Timbuktu, alongside the banks of Niger river that tends to be a crucial local meeting point. Since the French intervention in Mali, serenity is...


En 1993, Darcy Padilla rencontre Julie Baird à San Francisco. Elle la suit pendant 18 ans, jusqu’à sa mort. Une épopée bouleversante de la vie et de la mort qui prend forme dans l'ouvrage, Family Love (éditions de La Martinière) à travers les photographies de Darcy Padilla et les mots...


Hidden Wounds (Drones' Victims) is one of the last chapters of my long term project in Pakistan started in early 2008. This portrait series has started in June 2011. It is about people, mostly from North Waziristan, who got involved, either actively or passively in a drone strike event. Some...