A beginning of a new series, shot in Yunnan (China) along the newly built highway going from Kunming to Dali. In some of my previous works, I dealt with propaganda. This new body of work deals with advertising. Propaganda and
Second trip in the Emirates in 2012. I visually love this region. I feel like I am in the Sim City video-game (I was actually a big player of that game when I was a teen). Global world. I am
A few random snaps from a 1-week trip in Yunnan, Kunming – Dali – Shaxi and in between…
Second time in Yunnan and for sure not the last one. The region of China is just gorgeous ! Especially in October as it is the harvesting season for rice and corn. Colors are amazing there and excitement in the
I keep on going my instants decisifs project and stopped-over 3 days in Moscow to build 2 images from the Red Square. Besides, I walked a bit around the streets in the city center and shot a few snaps. Moscow is
Shot at a friends wedding last weekend. A portraits collection by the fashion style perspective.
I finally found a way to complete my “Subtitles’ project started 2 years ago. Here is one image from the ongoing series. You can view a glimpse of the research part (oct. 2009) here: http://blog.ericleleu.com/need-subtitles/
I was at home alone. I suddenly loaded one 36-poses film in my mu-2 point-and-shoot camera and gave myself a game: 5 minutes to finish the 36 photos. Here are a 1/3 of them. 12. Spontaneity.
I love spring seasons. Especially here in Shanghai. Shot with my brand new (and first ever camera) olympus mu-2. The sweatest pocket camera on earth, for 600 rmb (70 Euros). “one-button” photography is great, fully instantaneous…
My Leica broke down in the middle of my trip in Taiwan, might sounds weird but Leica might break down some times… Pb with loading the films… So just 2 photos for this trip. Taiwan is great, a mix between
I spent 3 days in Dubai working on a personal project that might be called “Nouveau monde” (i will share it later when decent-looking). Here are a few snaps taken besides, on the way, with Leica. Dubai is both appealing
A photo done with my former assistant Gregory Pierre. It is an hommage to Man Ray and his great experimental attitude to photography. He influenced me a lot when I was younger, discovering photography with darkroom processing.
I am doing a 3 days stop-over in Istanbul (Turkey) on my way back to Paris from Shanghai.
This is a compilation of my last 3 years of street/travel photography. Documentary photography. No topic, no theme. Just snaps. Moments. Lights. Colors. Sceneries.
A few street shots taken in Seoul – Korea. I stayed there for 3 days only. I wish i can go back there longer: peaceful, refined, sophisticated…
I thought it would be a nice delicacy to myself to bring some subtleness to the situation. So I had fun being the photographer who shoot the photographers who shoot the models, oops… cars.