Philippe Savary



Philippe Savary photographs in black and white because it allows him to have a personal view of things and of reality

According to Philippe, black and white is not the real perception of life, but it is very close to it, right next to it

It allows to bring out the shadow and the light of the same moment, to show the harshness and the tenderness of the things of life, to change the ordinary perception

Philippe Savary used to live in La Rochelle (South of France) and was working in the field of marketing and advertising. When he arrived in Saint-Barth in 1997, he discovered a completely different profession and began a new career as a roofer. His passion for photography was born from this time. He released several series and participated in many exhibitions on the island