Africa by Laurent Baheux

Laurent Baheux (born 1970) is a French photographer known for high contrast black and white photographs of nature and wildlife. Baheux's work about Africa and wildlife is featured in art photography

Laurent Baheux – AFRICA is a testimonial about all endangered species of the black continent. Laurent chooses to develop a collection of portraits and scenes of the life of the animals like a family album.

With a new approach in traditional nature photography, Laurent tries to capture the humanity and personality of each animal with deep black and high contrasts. He enters their daily lives, simple and tender, original and sensitive, away from the bustle of men. Tight shots or misaligned, noise or grain, he explores all ways with the only requirement to magnify its subject than to represent him. His portraits of wildlife is inspired by the masters of photography like Peter Beard, Ansel Adams or Henri Cartier-Bresson and honors the traditional canons of portraitists such as the famous Parisian Studio Harcourt or the photographer Richard Avedon.

Laurent Baheux - Dust explosion, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 720 - 72 dpi
Africa by Laurent Baheux

About Laurent Baheux

Laurent Baheux (born 1970) is a French photographer known for high contrast black and white photographs of nature and wildlife. Baheux’s work about Africa and wildlife is featured in art photography galleries worldwide and in awareness campaigns for conservation and environmental organizations including World Wildlife Fund (WWF), GoodPlanet Foundation, and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). He is a UNEP Goodwill Ambassador for the anti-poaching initiative with images being featured in the “Wild and Precious” exhibition. [Official Website]

Laurent Baheux - Magic horn, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 500 - 72 dpi
Africa by Laurent Baheux

Laurent Baheux - Caravan, Kenya 2013 - 900 x 600 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Buffalo portrait, Kenya 2006 - 900 x 900 - 72 dpi  Rhinos quartet, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 650 - 72 dpi  Hide-and-seek, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 720 - 72 dpi  Rhino portrait, South Africa 2004 - 900 x 900 - 72 dpi Reticulated giraffe shattered, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 1000 - 72 dpi Race in the savannah, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 900 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Need of tenderness, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 650 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Lioness portrait, Namibia 2004 - 900 x 900 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Giraffe in the bush, Kenya 2013 - 900 x 600 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Elephants family, Kenya, 2007 - 900 x 450 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Crocodile, Botswana 2010 - 900 x 600 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Complicity, zebra and birds, Kenya 2014 - 900 x 900 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Cub after the nap, Lion, Kenya 2006 - 900 x 720 - 72 dpi Laurent Baheux - Lion in the grass, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 900 - 72 dpi

exodus of elephants, Kenya 2013 - 900 x 600 - 72 dpi

Lion in the wind, Kenya 2013 - 900 × 900 - 72 dpi

Reproduction Prints available from 180 euros (http://laurentbaheux.com/latelier/)

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