Montier Photo Festival

Histoires surnaturelles

Gregory Roeder, Professor and Doctor of Chemical Ecology, is a modern-day explorer pushing the boundaries of science. With his laboratory he publishes in leading scientific journals (Science, Nature, etc.). An accomplished sportsman and mountaineer, he does not hesitate to go there in the most extreme environments to observe the flora and fauna, objects of his research. Stéphane Hette is an inter [...]

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Nicolas ORILLARD-DEMAIRE

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You could have read here a portrait of the feline photographer. The proud independence, the delicate sensitivity, the efficiency of the hunter intimately linked to a successful mastery of the carp diem ... I prefer to tell you about another shade in Nicolas' rainbow, that of the challenge lover. The one who walks at the stroke of heart, but who especially knows how to push the exploration of the c [...]

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FOTANIFLO, Collectif des photographes du Der et ses amis

A team of friends of artistic sense or a different pedagogical talent, through photo and nature, will present you with joy and happiness their work. Sharing and exchange remains a priority in this common philosophy of all with the whole festival, you will find smiling photographers, not hesitating to transmit to you these little photo tricks or encounters that nature brings. The whole of this coll [...]

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Association O.S.E.!

Created in 2008, the O.S.E ! association aims to raise awareness of the environment by various means, including photography, among a wide public. The O.S.E. ! association has been running a project called “L’Envol des Géants” since 2015. It consists in making discover and sensitize a wide public to the preservation of four species of vultures present in France via a travelling exhibition of [...]

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Françoise SERRE COLLET

Françoise Serre-Collet is a herpetologist (specialist in reptiles and amphibians), in charge of scientific mediation within the Natural Heritage of the National Museum of Natural History in Paris. Its goal is to make reptiles and amphibians known to the public. To do this, she is using all the existing teaching materials: conferences, books, photographic exhibitions, naturalistic animations, coac [...]

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Association des Photographes Animaliers Bretons (APAB)

Founded in 1985, the Association of Wildlife Photographers of Brittany (APAB) is composed of passionate artists from each of Brittany five departments. They all are very keen to show the art made from countless hours spent lying in wait for the perfect shot. Through exhibits, books and public presentations, they share with the public their enthusiasm and their photographs, along with an important [...]

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Les derniers peuples des glaces

1967 : Reportage sur la Guerre des 6 jours en Israel 1973 : intègre le staff du quotidien France-Soir comme reporter–photographe 1995 : rejoint l’explorateur Jean Louis Etienne 1997 : exposition à Paris à l’Hotel de Sully « photographies de l’Arctique » 1998 : « Mammuthus »un reportage-photo sur un mammouth disparu depuis 20 000 ans dans les glaces de Sibérie, publications dans tou [...]

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ORIGINES

For Olivier Grunewald, photography is as much a pretext for plunging into the heart of earthly forces as it is an objective in itself. His quest? To capture the world as it was in the earliest days of its creation. For over thirty years he has explored the wildest reaches of the planet in search of erupting volcanos, shifting light, and fleeting scenes of animal life. His work has won multiple Wor [...]

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TURBULENCES

Originally from Toulon, (south of France) I've grown over the years an immense love for the ocean. I have naturally mixed my two passions (for the ocean and photography) and after working many years in the surfing industry, I'm now working on personnel projects trying to create a unique body of work on the element of water. Being based in French Polynesia - Tahiti for the last 15 years, I have dis [...]

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Eléphanteaux, une extraordinaire société matriarcale

Michel Denis-Huot has always been fascinated by nature and has loved animals since his childhood. He fell under the spell of the African East wilderness while his first trip to Kenya in 1973, at the age of twenty. Since then, he has been spending several months a year in the bush, mainly at the heart of Masaï-Mara, where he observes and photography African wildlife and its environment privileged [...]

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Plumes du Der en hiver

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After a career as a college teacher with teenagers in difficulty, Fabrice CAHEZ chose to become a professional naturalist writer-photographer, in order to devote himself full-time to his two passions: writing and photography. Although he continues to be particularly fond of shooting around the small Vosges village where he has lived for more than forty years, he very often goes to do reports in ot [...]

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Lauriane GALTIER

Photographer artist, born in 1981 in the Nîmoise region (Gard), the photo went viral a few years ago now for Lauriane. A globetrotter, Lauriane travels thousands of kilometers each year in search of the cliché that is out of the ordinary! She became known internationally thanks in particular to her photos of storms which regularly made the front page of the media (newspapers and television). Apa [...]

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Jean-Michel LENOIR

The origin of my passion for photography is based on my connection with nature, in its most beautiful and pristine aspect. After photographing wildlife and the great outdoors, I gradually developed my way of perceiving and feeling things. Time spent with nature can seem like a quest for powerful atmospheres where the light and the search for beauty are points of reference and aesthetic markers. Th [...]

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On Assignment. Une vie sauvage

Growing up in the mountains of Northwest Italy, Stefano Unterthiner spent his early years photographing and trekking around the Gran Paradiso National Park. He began serious photography at the age of 17, went on to study zoology and, in the fall of 2000, obtained a Ph.D. from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. After completing his studies, Stefano returned to Italy and began his career as a zoo [...]

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Voyages-photos.com

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Trips and photography courses, to learn photography while traveling. Accompanied by a professional photographer, your most beautiful trips, your most beautiful photos. We invite you to discover breathtaking landscapes,  during photo trips organized by us. Voyages-Photos.com is a travel agency specialized in stays and photography courses, in France and abroad. During these internships and trips, y [...]

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Olivier PELLERIN

Living in north of Burgundy for 30 years, I have discovered fauna and flora over the years and became passionate about nature. Having started practicing photography at 12 year old, it is quite natural that these two passions punctuated my years. In the spring, I look forward to seeing many wild orchids bloom again, and every fall, I enjoy finding deers, sometimes recognizing one of them. [...]

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Lucas CARRE

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My name is Lucas Carré, I am a photographer and an amateur naturalist. I live in the Aube department, and more precisely next to the Lakes of the Orient Forest. My passion for nature started at a very young age and at seven years old I got my first camera. I was first interested in butterflies, then in birds. Mammals and other wild animals were a great discovery at the age of ten. And recently, I [...]

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Der'Range

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We are a non-profit association working around the Der lake in a process of environmental protection. We mainly organize waste collection actions throughout the year around Lac du Der and also intervene with the public to raise awareness about the impact of human activities on the environment. [...]

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Association Francis Hallé pour la forêt primaire

The ambition of the Francis Hallé Association is to re-introduce a large scale primary forest in Western Europe. We want to allow the development of an old-growth forest, that is to say, a large area in which nature can “re-wild”, grow and develop its flora and fauna in an autonomous way without human intervention. Our objective is to accomplish this in Western Europe starting in France. Our [...]

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