The page/portfolio “Other work” has been updated, new projects and some archive were added. Including a project done in Ethiopia during 2016 Ramadan (1437 A.H), simply named “Dirree Sheek Huseen & surrounding” it’s directly linked to “Cult of the Holy Saints II” previously published in Reportage. and three weddings: Katell & Tom Cécile & Fab Hortense & Bruno In the coming weeks other projects should be added
Photo festival Focales en Vercors 2017 (in Villard de Lans) is not finished, most exhibitions will remain all summer long. My 15 pictures extracted from two projects “Cult of the holy Saints or Legend & Piety” and “Cult of the holy Saints II” will remain until the end of September (As reminder, those pictures are displayed in the pedestrian walkway at the Town Hall level) For Roland & Sabrina Michaud, the main guests of 2017 edition, the first exhibition “La […]
Focales en Vercors photography festival 2017 (with Roland & Sabrina Michaud as main guests), France television reportage broadcasted on May 24th, 2017. Presentation of Focales en Vercors Festival, interview of Christophe Sorin, Co-founder of Focales en Vercors festival (and photographer); Michael Busse, Photographer & Filmmaker (Berlin); Eymeric Laurent-Gascoin interview and introduction of the photo-reportage “Cult of the holy Saints or Legend & Piety” & “Cult of the holy Saints II”
Here is some practical information about the next photo festival Focales en Vercors (in Villard de Lans, France): From May 25 to 28, opening week-end in the presence of all photographers (Roland & Sabrina Michaud as main guests, and also Anne-Marie Arbefeuille, Sébastien Cholier, Béatrice Mermet, Karine & Serge Nowak, Annie Sorrel, Carole Sionnet & PieR Gajewski and myself) All outside exhibitions will be visible until the end September 2017 For Roland & Sabrina Michaud the exhibition inside the heritage house […]
The website has been updated: “the Forgotten” (South Kordofan – Sudan) and “Hopes & despair” (Mogadishu – Somalia) projects have been updated. In both, extracts of interview were added.
I am pleased to participate as guest at the next photo festival Focale en Vercors (Villard de Lans, France), from May 25 to 28, 2017, with as main guests, Roland et Sabrina Michaud and also as guest, Anne-Marie Arbefeuille, Sébastien Cholier, Béatrice Mermet, Karine & Serge Nowak, Annie Sorrel and “la ville bleue” project by Carole Sionnet & PieR Gajewski… I will present 15 pictures (80x120cm or 80x100cm) from two projects realized in 2009 and 2016 in Dirree Sheek Huseen village […]
New pictures will be added soon on the website, processing is already done and editing is under progress… This series is related to the previous work “Cult of the holy Saints II” and “Cult of the holy Saints or Legend & Piety” done in Ethiopia in Dirree Sheek Huseen village a 10th century Islamic center of Sufi “pilgrimage”
www.eylg-photo.com website has been freshly updated. In the following days several maintenances are planned to update some portfolios (“the Forgotten” and “Hopes & despair” in both some interviews will be added) and to enable the new French version…
The photo-reportage “Hopes & despair” got an honorable mention at the Int’l Photography Awards (IPA) 2015 in editorial categories: War/Conflict. Here is the link for all IPA honorable mentions 2015 and the link to “Hopes & despair” portfolio on IPA website Thanks to IPA jury and all IPA team.