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The website is updated at least once a week, with personal journal records, the exciting news, photo workshop information, and fine art photograph collections.

Updates of the photo website of Amar and Isabelle Guillen

The Twenty Latest Updates

To better share our passion for nature, we strive to release one new article onto the website each week. Our articles enable us to share ideas with our readers and reveal our paths in artistic photography.

To save time, we have listed only the last twenty updates to our website.

Every Friday we publish a news article or column while traveling. We do not have rules for our artistic photographs and photo courses.

This photograph was created for the collection 'Freedom'.
Jan 19, 2018 Recent chronicles

Why Creating Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 2

Why Create Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 2 Click here to read the part I of the article. This photograph was created for the collection 'Freedom'. The Composition of an Art Photography is Complex The creation of an artistic photograph always begins with the shooting. We always place… Read more
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This photograph was created for the collection 'Musical notes on water'.
Jan 12, 2018 Recent chronicles

Why Creating Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 1

Why Create Fine Art (Artistic) Photographs – Part 1 Defining art photography still called fine art photography is complex and difficult. For years that we have been trying to express ourselves as photographic artists, we have gained certain certainties about this artistic discipline. We wanted to… Read more
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Underwater photo conference in Talence in December 2017.
Dec 11, 2017 News

December 9, 2017. Underwater Photo Conference in Talence

December 9, 2017. Underwater Photo Conference in Talence On December 9, 2017, we were invited by the audio-visual commission of the French diving federation of Gironde to animate a photo conference according to the theme "How to Create Interesting Underwater Photos". For a little more than two… Read more
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Photo conference dedicated to wildlife photography in Saint-Nazaire in November 2017.
Nov 27, 2017 News

November 25, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Saint-Nazaire, France

November 25, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Saint-Nazaire in Brittany in France On November 25, 2017, we were invited by the association "Objectif Image" of Saint-Nazaire to animate a photo conference whose theme was "Create interesting animal photos". We took part in the 27th national authors'… Read more
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Amar Guillen, le jour du vernissage de l'exposition au festival de Montier-en-Der.
Nov 21, 2017 Exhibitions

Exhibition in Montier-en-Der 'Atmospheres on the ponds of the Dombes'

Exhibition "Atmospheres on the ponds of the Dombes" at the Festival of Montier-en-Der in November 2017 We exhibited 20 photographs dedicated to the ambiances of the Dombes ponds during the international nature festival which took place in Montier-en-Der during the month of November 2017. Our… Read more
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Wildlife photo conference at the international nature Show of Montier-en-Der in France.
Nov 18, 2017 News

November 16, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Montier-en-Der

November 16, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference at the International Nature Festival of Montier-en-Der On November 16, 2017, we were invited by the organizers of the international nature festival of Montier-en-Der to host a wildlife photo conference. More than 130 people attended this conference under… Read more
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Wildlife photo conference in Châlons-en-Champagne in France.
Nov 17, 2017 News

November 15, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Châlons-en-Champagne

November 15, 2017. Wildlife Photo Conference in Châlons-en-Champagne in France On November 15, 2017, following the invitation of UR04 (Regional Union of Champagne-Ardenne) of the French photography federation, we presented a wildlife photo conference in the city of Châlons-en-Champagne in France.… Read more
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White Spoonbill in backlight over a pond of the Dombes.
Nov 03, 2017 Recent chronicles

Atmospheres and Birds of the Ponds of La Dombes in the Ain department

Atmospheres and Birds of the Ponds of La Dombes in the Department of Ain in France La Dombes is a huge wetland located in the department of Ain in France. Although it is home to forests and villages, it is especially known for its vast number of over one thousand ponds, which welcome nearly… Read more
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Amar Guillen, the day of the opening of the exhibition of the Creusettes castle in Ain.
Nov 01, 2017 Exhibitions

Exhibition ‘Atmospheres on the ponds of La Dombes'

Exhibition "Atmospheres Surrounding the Ponds of the Dombes" In October 2017, we exhibited twenty wildlife and artistic photographs at the Château des Creusettes in the district of Ain in France. The wildlife exhibition entitled "Atmospheres on les ponds of la Dombes" was intended to unveil the… Read more
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Wildlife photo project dedicated to the rut of the deer in France in September/October 2017.
Oct 14, 2017 News

October 2017. Wildlife photography project dedicated to the deer's slab

October 2017. Wildlife Photo Project Dedicated to the Deer Slab of Charente-Maritime in France Each year during September and October, we travel to photograph the deer slab in the serene meadows and forests of Charente-Maritime in France. This year, we experienced strange weather; the strong heat… Read more
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For this collection of landscapes of Kenya, we did a lot of research before the trip.
Oct 13, 2017 Recent chronicles

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography – Part 4

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography – Part 4 Click here to read the previous part of the chronicle. For this collection of landscapes of Kenya, we did a lot of research before the trip.. The Lack of Inspiration Although we have identified and analyzed the rich periods of… Read more
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For this collection of art photographs dedicated to the underwater world, we have spent years in different regions of the world.
Oct 06, 2017 Recent chronicles

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography – Part 3

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography - Part 3 Click here to read the previous part of the chronicle. For this collection of art photographs dedicated to the underwater world, we have spent years in different regions of the world. Seeking Inspiration Also Requires a Method As we… Read more
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For this collection of art pictures devoted to monkeys, we worked for 3 years in remote areas.
Sep 29, 2017 Recent chronicles

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography – Part 2

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography - Part 2 Click here to read the previous part of the chronicle. For this collection of art pictures devoted to monkeys, we worked for 3 years in remote areas. How Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography There is no “miracle recipe” for… Read more
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Wildlife photo project in Kenya in September 2017.
Sep 22, 2017 News

September 2017. Wildlife photography project in Kenya

September 2017. Wildlife Photo Project on Large Wild Animals in Kenya During the month of September 2017, we journeyed to photograph the large animals of the Kenyan plains. Our goal was to create environmental black and white animal photographs. This trip was also punctuated by stages for the… Read more
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For this collection of art photographs devoted to coastal landscapes in black and white, we isolated for a week.
Sep 22, 2017 Recent chronicles

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography – Part 1

Why and How: Seeking Inspiration in Nature Photography - Part 1 Finding inspiration in nature photography is sometimes difficult. It's a bit like being in front of a blank page for a writer. Sometimes we do not know how to display the emotions we are experiencing when we encounter a landscape… Read more
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Landscape photo project at Caddo Lake in eastern of Texas in United States.
Sep 04, 2017 News

August 2017. Landscape Photo Project in Caddo Lake, Texas, USA

August 2017. Landscape Photo Project in Caddo Lake, Texas, USA In August 2017, we went to Caddo Lake, which borders Texas and Louisiana. Although we were originally completing a customer's request for several regional artistic shots, the project allowed us to create a new collection of six art… Read more
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Abyssal encounters I
Aug 02, 2017 Fine art collections: Shades of blacks and whites

"Abyssal Encounters" – A Collection of Fine Art Photos

Shades of Black and White: Abyssal Encounters – A Collection of Fine Art Photos As underwater professional photographers, we travel frequently to create interesting artistic photographs. Diving into the different oceans and seas around the globe. We prefer the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea because… Read more
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Feather BW I
Aug 01, 2017 Fine art collections: Shades of blacks and whites

"Feathers" – Collection of Fine Art Photos

Shades of Black and White: Feathers – A Collection of Fine Art Photos As wildlife professional photographers, we have always been passionate for the wetlands, but especially for the birds that live there, whether they are passerines or waders. Although the expressions and behaviors of the birds… Read more
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Choosing a floating hide is not easy. We found a manufacturer who created an interesting product.
Jul 28, 2017 Recent chronicles

Why It is Important to Choose The Right Floating Hide

Why It is Important to Choose the Right Floating Hide for Wildlife Photography Taking a picture from water’s level requires the use of a floating hide. The choice of this tool is essential for the realization of interesting and creative photos. For years, we used handcrafted floating hides.… Read more
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Wildlife photo project on deer with velvet antlers in Charente-Maritime in France in July 2017.
Jul 14, 2017 News

July 2017. Wildlife photography project dedicated to fawns.

July 2017. Wildlife Photography Project Dedicated to Fawns and to Red Deer with Velvet Antlers During the month of July 2017, after spending four weeks to photograph birds in the wetlands of La Dombes, we went to the department of Charente-Maritime to photograph fawns, as well as red deer with… Read more
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Our photography workshops, concentrating on wildlife, underwater, or landscape, are special moments to learn photography. It does not matter what level you are in photography; we invite you to join us for a rare, fascinating experience. Whether you are an amateur or a professional, our training courses in wildlife photography, landscape photography or underwater photography are based on our unique method: ACAPN.


Wildlife photo workshop dedicated to the bellowing of the red deer stag - September 2018
Tuesday 07 June 2016 Photo workshops - far adventures

Wildlife photography workshop — bellowing red deer stags. Fall 2018

Photographing bellowing red deer stags in France - September 2018 If you are a wildlife photographer who loves photographing animals in their natural environment, if you want to discover new horizons and photograph new species, and if you want to gain new technical knowledge, then join us for a…
Wildlife photo workshop from floating hides in France - July 2018
Tuesday 06 June 2017 Photo workshops - far adventures

Wildlife photo workshop from floating hides in France - July 2018

Photographing birds from floating hides: a wildlife photo workshop in La Dombes, France in July 2018 From June 30 to July 10, 2018, we will teach a wildlife photography workshop about photographing birds from floating hides in the marshes of La Dombes. La Dombes is a swampy area northeast of Lyon,…

 

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We continually update our website with new and exciting features! As professional photographers of wildlife, underwater scenes, and landscapes, this mainly pertains to information about our work, as well as adventures we embark upon. Our professional photography blog is particularly written for photographers who are interested in discovering innovative doors of creativity through the medium of nature photography.


 

 

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Amar and Isabelle Guillen. Professional Photographers of nature.

We are fascinated and passionate about the beauties of nature. We love to see the landscapes and observe wild animals whether on land or underwater. We have chosen to become professional photographers to share the emotions we feel when we observe nature whether it be on land or underwater. Our goal is to create art with our photographs. We always try to transform the banal into a contemplative and artistic interpretation.

We are wildlife professional photographers, landscape professional photographers and underwater professional photographers. We also strive to document nature with a focus on conservation and education.

We make art prints from our artistic photographs. These art prints are available on our website. We make exhibitions to show all the beauties and the incredible richness of nature that surrounds us.

We also love to share our love for the beauties of nature with other photographers. To communicate our know-how and to exchange our techniques and our points of view, we organize wildlife photography workshops, underwater photography workshops and landscape photography workshops. We gather together people who have the same passion as us for the beautiful photographs taken in nature.