Lucas Barioulet

French freelance photojournalist based in Paris, graduated 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 worked in Mauritania for 2 months, photographing the different region of the desertic country for GEO Magazine.

In early 2021, I travelled northern Pakistan alone, during 3 months, discovering the country and realising an artistic photo essay with a film camera,  "The land of the Pure", about Pakistani culture.

In november 2021, I started a new project about the desertification of the russian artic around the Murmansk region, called "Memory of Sun".

Since march 2022, I am working on the Russia-Ukraine war for Le Monde

Published inThe New York Times, M Le Magazine, The Guardian, 6 mois, Le Monde, Geo Magazine, Libération, Marianne, The Guardian, Paris Match, Le Figaro, La Croix...



 - Ville de Perpignan Rémi Ochlik Visa d'or Award 2022


- All About Photo Awards 2021


- Sony World Photography Awards, 2nd place, Professional competition, Sport



- Visa pour l'Image, Perpignan "Ukraine : La Guerre au Quotidien"

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