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Jean Guichard

Jean Guichard spent his childhood on the coast of Brittany before completing his military service in the French navy sailing the treacherous waters off northern Canada and Iceland. He took up photography on his return and has since been active as a photojournalist, initially covering internal French politics, but soon branching out to international news and later to maritime photography. His friendship with yachtsman Eric Tabarly inspired him to begin his unique study of lighthouses, which he...See more