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Story by Ian Teh

Located in the Malaysian waters, the Strait of Malacca is currently the most important sea route of the world, and a decisive crossroads for international trade and cultural exchanges.

This series of photographs documents a journey, for the most part along the short coastline of Selangor, the richest state in Malaysia. It is a contemporary portrait of a state, and in a sense a metaphor for the rest of the country.
On the shore, an hour away from the nation’s glittering capital, are the...

Hungry Horse
From 2014-07-07 to 2014-09-21
Exhibition : Pieter Ten Hoopen
Gulu Real Art Studio
Story : Martina Bacigalupo
Intuition
Michael Ackerman
Photography Workshop
in Bayeux
Agence VU
VU'WORKSHOP : Documentary photography

\"In 2003, a little before the US presidential elections, I decided that I wanted to document the USA through one town, one small environment. George W. Bush was elected for the second time and was fighting terrorism. This is the story of a small town, Hungry Horse, situated in the Montana Rocky...

 

A series of portraits found in the trash bin of the “Gulu Real Art Studio,” the oldest photographic studio in Gulu, Northern Uganda. The studio only has a machine that makes four ID images at a time, a number that most clients cannot afford, so the photographer takes single analog pictures,...

 

This is a show in which Michael Ackerman’s photographs interact with Vincent Courtois’s musical creations, which Courtois performs on his cello, allowing a lot of leeway for improvisation. In it we wanted to think about the rhythm of the images, and not be subjected to the usual norms of...

 
From October 8th to 12th, 2014

On the occasion of the Bayeux-Calvados award for war correspondents, to be held from October 6th to 12th, 2014, Agence VU’ and Nikon France offer a unique 3 days workshop around documentary photography.
Cédric Gerbehaye and Michaël Zumstein, as well as a...


The Survivor’s Story
Philippe Brault
Vikings
Story : Thomas Lekfeldt
Rio, a mental landscape
Story : Vincent Catala
Hijabistas in Indonesia
Story : Françoise Huguier

Their disease forces them to sit still. Here’s how they get moving again.

 

Thomas Lekfeldt has photographed the last Vikings during important gatherings, in Denmark and Norway. These people, passionate about Viking culture, are working during the day, and over the weekend or during their spare time, at home or during small gatherings, their develop their knowledge of ...

 

This work in progress, which started around the end of 2012, explores an urban space conducive to the disorientation of the stranger who discovers it. This loss of reference points is enhanced by the vision of a reality far removed from the imagined representations. The city gives rise to a...

 

Before the 1980s, few women wore veils in Indonesia. The Islamic fashion trend began in the early 2000s. Young designers have decided to combine the veil, a requirement of the Quran, with fashion. Initially, the outfits of the designers were too complicated and unsuited to youth and active...