Pêcheurs de nuit is a photographic work featuring the populations whose livelihood depends on fishing in Lake Chad, one of the last great lakes of Africa, which today is threatened with pollution and dwindling water levels. I visited the lake several times in 2010 and photographed by night in order to portray the faces of these traditional fishermen at work. My work is composed of portraits, scenes from daily life and fragments of the body, feet and hands.
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