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Pierre Defaix
Pierre2209
Blurbarian Since April 2011
Name Pierre Defaix
My Web Site pierredefaix.com
Location Nice, France
Gender Male
My Occupation Photographer
My Bio Pierre Defaix born in France, in 1971. After graduating from University of Sorbonne, Paris with a Bachelor of cinema and media and a Bachelor of comparative Literature, he obtained a fellowship to study at Brown University , Providence, Rhode Island, USA . He followed the coursework in filmmaking with the renowned filmmaker Leslie Thornton . Back in Paris he began his photographic career as a freelance photographer making fashion editorial and portraits for magazine and newspapers such as Gala/ Spécial Mode, Femme, Cipria, La Seine Japon, Diapason, Quo, Studio Magazine, Musique Info Hebdo, Formes de luxe, Libération. He also worked several years as a still photographer for films productions compagnies. He recently make photography workshop in film school (ESRA, Nice, France): “Making a photobook”. His personnal practice is a tool to encounter the world who surrounds him, questionning the everydaylife. He is currently based in Nice, France.