Portfolio of the Month
Every month, agency photographers share their passion for their work with us through their photographic output.
"This is a fascinating object, a unique combination of several different disciplines."
Photo © RMN-Grand Palais / Stéphane Maréchalle — Musée du Louvre
"Photography sometimes has the chance to shine a light on things that might not be seen on first glance. In this case, the flashbulbs reveal the extraordinary sculptural craft through transparency."
Photo © RMN-Grand Palais / Stéphane Maréchalle - Musée du Louvre
Photo ©RMN-Grand Palais (musée Picasso de Paris) / Mathieu Rabeau
Photo ©RMN-Grand Palais (musée Guimet, Paris) / Mathieu Rabeau
"This statue is a fine expression of man's vulnerability in the face of the natural elements."
Photo ©RMN-Grand Palais (musée du Louvre) / Tony Querrec
"The body, this most specific of objects, expresses, through the movement that animates it, the interior life taking place within. Life is movement, life is dance."
Photo ©RMN-Grand Palais (musée d'Orsay) / Tony Querrec
► Château de Blérancourt
"I have been photographing this museum under renovation for a number of years. It will reopen this year having been closed for nearly ten years. It's very enjoyable to take photos of spaces from time to time: the approach and the ingredients that allow you to take a good photo are totally different from those photographing objects or paintings. This brings a change that I appreciate. Composition and the interaction of coloured expanses. I very much like the presence of this fine tree in the middle of all of these abstract lines."
Photo (C) RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Blérancourt) / Adrien Didierjean
"I can't stop myself from thinking that this spyglass belonged to a Pirate of the Caribbean. In short, this object takes me back to my childhood a little bit."
Photo ©RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Fontainebleau) / Adrien Didierjean
Photo ©musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Michel Urtado / Thierry Ollivier
Jean-Baptiste Leroux has paid particular attention to the splendours found in the Versailles estate. From sunrise...