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November, 2016

Following french politics for various newspapers

October, 2016
New project

Very proud to present my new project in Africa « The best player of the World » in front of 1300 people at Théâtre de La Porte Saint Martin (Paris).

September, 2016
Assignments & Publications

Assignment for Le Point in Niger with Claire Meynial « Les disparus du Sahara »

July, 2016
Assignments & Publications

Assignment for Elle (France) published in Io Donna (Italy), Le Monde.

2015 / 16

Very honored to work on subsaharian migrants story with Claire Meynial (Le Point). I’ve discovered India (!) with Marie Valentine Chaudon for Le Pèlerin and worked on a very lively project with young nigerians facing climate urgency for Phosphore.

November 2015, May 2016

Many publications in ELLE (Japan), Libération, Grazia, Phosphore, Le Monde etc

September, october 2015

I’ll be on assignment for UNICEF (France) in Niger from september 18th. Hope to be in Ivory Coast in october…

June 2015

Assignment in Bamako for the New York Times. The Downloaders. The African Itunes !

April, may, june 2015
Assignments, Masterclass

Many assignments for Le Point, Le Monde (Greenland !), New York Times Magazine, UNICEF.
Nice time delivering a Masterclass during « Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie de Ghar el Melh ». Tunisia

December 2014

I’m the winner of the 2014 Visual Story Telling award for my work in CAR !!!!

November 2014

In a mined Area ? Beautiful publication By l’Express about diamonds in Central African Republic.

July 2014

My work in Central African Republic will be shown at the next Visa pour l’Image Festival in Perpignan (september 2014). Very proud !

April 2014

Very happy to be one of the winners among my swiss colleagues, of The Swiss Press Photo, for the first part of my work in Central African Republic.

April 2014

Very nice publication in the new and brillant swiss magazine SEPT

March 2014

Romeo & Juliette in Rwanda. Assignment for Elle Magazine (France). Text by Caroline Laurent

February 2014

Very happy to be part of the winners of the 2014 Pictures Of the Year, award of Excellence and third place at the Fujairah International Photojournalism Competition (FIPCOM).

December 2013 -> February 2014
Publication in Le Monde

Still on assignment in Central African Republic for Le Monde

September 2013
Publication in Le Monde & L’Express

On assignment in Central African Republic for french magazines

August 2013
Publication in Pèlerin Magazine (France)

With five others photographers, I was on assignment to illustrate the Bourgogne Region (France) for the summer stories of the magazine

July 2013
Front page Points (France)

New book cover. French writer,Patrick Deville, signed an interesting book about Savorgnan de Brazza & Stanley ‘behaviors at the end of 19th century

December 2012
Front page Livre de Poche (France)

Nearly 20 years after my first trip and first pictures in Congo, I’m very proud that
« Le livre de Poche » has choosen one of my pics to illustrate the new edition
of the Joseph conrad’s inimitable book « Heart of Darkness »

December 2012
Publication in Pèlerin Magazine (France)

With the christians of Mount Guera – Tchad

December 2012 Christian magazine Pèlerin (France) published 7 video clips on Viméo
from my work in Tchad

With the christians of Mount Guera – Tchad

November 2012
Publication in Le Monde Mensuel (France)

The story on Lokichokio, the humanitarian eldorado town in northen Kenya,
illustrate the very good article of Claire Guillot, on relationship
between NGOs and photojournalism

October 2012
Publication in Le Parisien Magazine (France)

Malian militias

August, september 2012
Publication in ELLE Magazine (France)

Numerous assigments for Elle, Le Monde, Télérama, Le Parisien Magazine etc

July 2012
Publication in Courrier International (France)

Amateur soccer in Africa

july 2012
Publication in CPJ

Ivory Coast Michael’s photographs illustrate the annual report of Center to Protect Journalists (CPJ)

June 2012
Work in progress in Ivory Coast

Photos, films, interviews : Michaël is in Ivory Coast to continue his story « Bons Amis ».
A project about difficult reconciliation after 2011 electoral crisis

May 2012
On assignment in Liberia for Newsweek

As Charles Taylor awaits sentencing, his ex-wife and Liberia are quietly moving on…

April 2012
On assignment in Niger for Le Monde

Michael Zumstein; photographer and Erik Orsenna; writer and member of the French Academy and member of the sponsorship committee of UNICEF, travelled to the Mangaize camp for Le Monde in order to testify on the situation.