About Hughes Leglise-Bataille
I'm a photojournalist based in Paris. After 13 years in investment banking based in Sao Paulo and New York, I reconverted to photojournalism in 2008. I've been awarded the NPPA Best Of Photojournalism 1st places for Amateurs in 2007, and won the Tremplin Photo prize from the EMI-CFD in 2008. I've been freelancing for French photo agency Wostok Press since Oct. 2009.
Publications include Le Figaro, Le Monde, Le Parisien, Le JDD, La Croix, Marianne, Le Nouvel Observateur, Le Figaro Magazine, La Vie, Grazia, Gala, ParisMatch, L'Expansion, Scientific American, JPG Magazine, Réponses Photo, MAX Magazine, The Atlantic, amongst others.
I'm available for assignment and speak fluently French, English, Spanish and Portuguese.