Eric Leleu has been based in Shanghai since 2005. He speaks French, English and Chinese. Main clients include: The New York Times, Hermès, Porsche...
Leleu has also worked for international and Chinese publications such as The Guardian, Le Monde magazine, Die Zeit, Newsweek, iLook, the Bund, and has been developing his own work dealing conceptually with documentary topics about China, its place and its perception in the world.
His works have been shown at festivals in Asia (China, Burma, Cambodia) and Europe (France, England, Lithuania). In 2016, he is finalist of the "Bourse du Talent" in France and receive a special mention at the Portfolio Review Prize of Arles Photo Festival.
Photographs of Cartier VIP event at the Shanghai Exhibition center for the launch of the English Tank watch. Monica Bellucci and Andy Lau were among the guest stars. All photographs shot with one fixed lens only (Canon L 35mm 1.4). Imagery used for social medias, press relations, company archives and potentially guest relations.