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Notre Dame portraits celebrate restoration with vintage photography

  National Geographic published my portrait series of the workers involved in the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris. The article, written by Rob Kunzig, is copied below. View the full feature with additional photographs here. . . . . . Notre Dame portraits celebrate restoration with vintage photography We learned to restore the past at the same time and place that…  read more.


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Podcast Interview: making the Far West documentary with the Taos Center for the Arts

In advance of the US premiere of Far West, The Hidden History, I was interviewed by Chelsea Reidy, associate director of the Taos Center for the Arts. We spoke about the genesis for this documentary film and approaches to photography and documentary work in general. You can listen to the entire episode on Apple podcasts. The film will be screened…  read more.


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TV coverage: Notre-Dame images on CNN

CNN featured my photographs and aerial drone video of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris in a segment broadcast on February 2, 2022. National Geographic journalist Robert Kunzig was interviewed during the segment. The broadcast was timed with the publication of National Georgraphic Magazine’s cover story on the rebuilding of Notre-Dame. Previous television coverage featuring my work on Notre-Dame appeared on…  read more.


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Interview: National Geographic Photography Newsletter by Whitney Johnson

My work on the rebuilding of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris was featured in the January, 2022 National Geographic Photography newsletter, written by Whitney Johnson, Director of Visual and Immersive Experiences at NatGeo. It went out to nearly five million readers. The newsletter is copied below. . . . . .   PHOTOGRAPHING NOTRE DAME THE BIG TOPIC: THE WORK…  read more.


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Interactive: Soar through the Notre Dame Cathedral by Drone Video on National Geographic

National Geographic custom-built an interactive webpage to showcase my drone videography of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris. The dedicated page allows viewers to navigate through five sections of the cathedral during reconstruction: the spire, the crossing, the nave, the bell towers and the side chapels. For each section, a 3D model highlights the area of the church, and multiple drone videos…  read more.


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Podcast Interview: working inside Notre-Dame for Overheard at National Geographic

  To coincide with my National Geographic cover story on Notre-Dame, I was interviewed by Amy Briggs, executive editor of National Geographic History magazine, for Nat Geo’s Overheard podcast.  We spoke about how I worked with rope access technicians and aerial drones to photograph the historic reconstruction of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris. You can listen to the full episode…  read more.


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TV interview: Notre-Dame images on the TODAY Show

The TODAY show, one of the most-watched programs on American television, featured my photographs and aerial drone video of of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris in a segment broadcast on Jan. 18, 2022. Correspondent Keir Simmons briefly interviewed me in Paris about using my 19th-century camera to photograph the cathedral. The show was timed with the publication of National Georgraphic…  read more.


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Notre-Dame After the Fire in National Geographic Magazine

  National Geographic Magazine has published my images of the reconstruction of the Notre-Dame cathedral of Paris as a cover story with 36-pages in the February, 2022 issue. Complimenting the magazine are a custom-built immersive webpage featuring my exclusive drone videography  and a podcast in NatGeo’s Overheard series.     The feature article was written by National Geographic’s Environmental Editor, Robert…  read more.


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France Inter radio interview “Far West, l’histoire oubliée” film

Sonia Devilliers of France Inter radio interviewed co-directors Mathilde Damoisel and myself about our new documentary, Far West, The Hidden History.  The 20-minute interview in french was broadcast on her morning show, l’Instant M, and it can also be listened to as a podcast. Viewers in France can see the full documentary on France 5 website until 10 March, 2022.…  read more.


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