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Photographers Archives: Viviane Dalles
Graduated from the National School of Photography in Arles, Viviane Dalles (www.vivianedalles.com) worked then in Paris at the Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation.
At the beginning of 2005, following the tsunami, she quit her job at the Magnum agency and bought a ticket to go to India. Here she witnessed the victims’ lives as the media coverage faded out.
This first reportage changed her life and she decided to become a documentary photographer.
Her work, mainly realised in Asia, Australia and in Europe has been published in the international press.