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"Femininity 0.1" september - december 2011

 Born in 1954 in Switzerland. Lives and works in New York.

Professionally trained as an art restorer, Michel Comte approached photography autodidactically. For Vanity Fair and Vogue, he portrays numerous celebrities from the world of art, movies and entertainment. In addition to portrait photography and fashion, Comte is also increasingly moving towards photo-reportage and documentary. On photo assignments for the international Red Cross as well as for his own foundation, the Michel Comte Water Foundation, he has travelled to war zones and unstable areas such as Iraq, Afghanistan, Bosnia, Sudan and Cambodia.

 

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