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Video by Darcy Padilla

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 d’Emmanuel Carrére.

« Commise d’office auprès des pauvres », comme dit Emmanuel Carrère, Darcy Padilla photographie les sans-abris, les toxicos, les marginaux, les laissés pour compte. La pauvreté est son sujet et c’est avec justesse qu’elle prend en charge les vies en morceaux des gens. Des gens comme Julie Baird...

India and Bangladesh - The Wall and Fear
Story : Gaël Turine
Central African Republic, The wages of fear
Story : Michael Zumstein
Villes + (partie 3) Ahwaz-Iran, the most polluted city in the world
Story : Steeve Iuncker
Photography Workshop
in Paris
Gaël Turine
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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...

 

In Central African Republic, torn appart by the conflict beetween Christians and Muslims, diamonds production decreased sightly. Dispite the dissolution of the Seleka, a muslim coalition opposed to the former president François Bozizé, mining still fuels the conflict. East of the country became...

 

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...

 

The Paris Opera ballet : 300 years of excellence
Story : Pierre-Elie de Pibrac
Unframed - Ellis Island
Story : JR
Cadets : au coeur des académies militaires
Book : Paolo Verzone
Stress Constraint Objects
From 2014-11-13 to 2014-12-13
Exhibition : Jean-Robert Dantou

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...

 

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...

 
Un reportage exceptionnel au cœur des grandes académies militaires d’Europe. Entre 2009 et 2013, le photographe Paolo Verzone a voyagé à travers l'Europe pour réaliser les portraits de cadets des plus grandes académies militaires du continent. Intéressé depuis longtemps dans la quête...