Claudine DouryClaudine Doury was born in 1959 in Blois, near Orleáns. After studying journalism, she worked as a picture editor before dedicating herself entirely to her work as a photographer. She has received multiple awards, including the Leica Oskar Barnack Award, the World Press Photo Award (2000) and the Prix Niépce (2004). Doury has been a member of the VU agency since 1991, and is represented by the In Camera gallery in Paris. Her first publication, ‘Peuples de Sibérie’ (1999) was followed by numerous subsequent photo books. Claudine Doury lives and works in Paris.