Christophe Loviny

Christophe Loviny

Yangon Photo Festival / Artistic Director

Christophe Loviny, 63, is a French writer and photographer who co-founded the Angkor Photo Festival and then created the Yangon Photo Festival in 2008, the largest photo event dedicated to human rights in the world, with more than 800,000 visitors in 2020.

Loviny is also the director of PhotoDoc. The organization has trained a whole new generation of award-winning photographers to document and advocate human rights, social justice and environmental issues. Their powerful photo-stories and short documentaries are reaching millions on Myanmar Stories, a breakthrough community magazine on Facebook.éos/

Past Jury

Bernard Utudjian

Bernard Utudjian Galerie Polaris

Christine Ollier

Christine Ollier Filles du Calvaire

Eliane Laffont

Eliane Laffont Laffont Inc.

Françoise Paviot Vermès

Françoise Paviot Galerie Françoise Paviot

Janette Danel

Janette Danel KijK Galerie

Jean-François Camp

Jean Francois Camp Espace Dupon

Jerome Huffer

Jerome Huffer Paris Match

Kenan Aktulun

Kenan Aktulun Truth

Nathalie Belayche

Nathalie Belayche Visual Delight

Patricia Lanza

Patricia Lanza Annenberg Space for Photography

Patrick Kahn

Patrick Kahn SNAP! photo festival

Rebecca McClelland

Rebecca McClelland New Statesman Magazine

Tatiana Kurtanova

Tatiana Kurtanova Journal of Portfolio / FotoLoft Gallery