The story on Japanese marriage-hunting (Konkatsu) covered last June by the journalist Delphine Lorin-Etuy and me has been published by “Elle Belgique” in its October’s issue. Konkatsu is an abbreviation of kekkon (marriage) and katsudo (activity), which literally means “marriage hunting”. Several factors seem to push young women, mostly, to konkatsu: – In 2010, wedding [...]
After two recent assignments for Le Monde, I had my first picture published in Libération last week. On top of being one of the major newspapers in France, Libération is famous for the quality of its photographic choices (generally speaking, not talking about myself !…). The assignment was a portrait of Takehisa Yaebashi, called “Papa [...]
Zoom Japon’s october issue is out! The main feature is about Akira Kurosawa’s 100th birthday this year, with a cover picture I took in front of the current exhibition in the National Film Center, Tokyo. Zoom Japon website. National Film Center exhibition. More pictures about Akira Kurosawa and this exhibition.