Throughout its 34 years , the festival has introduced more than 300 photographers to the city of Le Mans, including such illustrious signatures as Sabine Weiss, Bernard Plossu or Claude Dityvon, among others… It began in 1978 with the name Festival de l'image du Mans, in the hopes of valorizing images in general. In 2006, the festival’s name changed to Les Photographiques and became a purely photographic festival. Festival President Yves Brès, invites us to discover this photographic adventure.
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