Lucas Barioulet

French freelance photojournalist based in Paris, graduate from Ecole de Journaliste de Tours and San Diego State University.

I began working in between the United States and Mexico in 2016 and 2017 as a correspondent for french newspaper, following the presidential elections and the migrant crisis. From september 2017 to march 2018, I came back in France and worked for the daily french newspaper Le Parisien as a staff photographer.

In march 2018, I began working as a stringer photographer for the world news agency Agence France Presse, covering the world cup, the yellow vests movements and daily news in France. I also contributes regularly to french newspapers Le Monde and Le Figaro

In 2018 and 2019, I I travelled 2 months Mauritania, photographing the different region of the desertic country for GEO Magazine.

In 2021, I travelled northern Pakistan alone, during 3 months, working on Pakistan identity in the long term project "The land of the Pure".

I work with them : l'Agence France Presse (AFP), Le Monde, Le Figaro, Le Parisien Week-end, La Croix, Les Echos.

My work as been published in :The New York Times, The Guardian, Le Monde, Libération, Marianne, The Guardian, Paris Match, Le Figaro, La Croix, Rue 89, Technikart...



- Prix Mentor 2021 #6 Nantes, "The land of The Pure"
- TDM Photo Awards, finalist
- All About Photo Awards 2021


-Sony World Photography Awards, 2nd place, Professional competition, Sport
- Annual AFP photo selection


- Coup de Coeur de l'ANI, "A closed Desert"
- Annual AFP photo selection
- Annual Le Figaro photo selection

Contact : +336 12 02 83 68 /

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