After returning from years of war coverage, Peter van Agtmael tries to piece together the memory, identity, race, class, and family, in a landscape which has become as surreal as the war he left behind.
Born in Northern France, Jean-Philippe Lebée is a photographer and director who is passionate about life and traveling. After his audiovisual and cinema studies, Jean-Philippe Lebée started to study photography at the school Gobelins in Paris. During this time, he acquired much knowledge and refined his distinctive photographic style. He started his professional career quite early when he was hired by agency Rossas for an international image campaign with Dewar’s whiskey in Barcelona. During numerous trips through different countries, he captures people, landscapes, architecture, and dreamlike places. Inspired by the work of directors such as Christopher Nolan and Steven Soderbergh, his lifestyle photographs are characterized by a cinematographic touch. He photographs with an admirable ease, jauntiness and passion for life – driven by the idea of capturing a perfect moment.