Born in 1976, Frédéric Ducos is a self-taught photographer who offers a fresh and poetic universe mostly captured in black and white. He travels the world to give a look of seaside landscapes or architecture of big cities ; he likes to freeze amazing moments, perspectives, colors, shadows, reflections, movements ; he is also interested in the detail of the materials. His artworks won many international awards ; his career also allowed him to regularly do celebrities portraits. Awards - First place at the Sandisk Photography contest 2015. - "Honorable mention" at the MIFA Moscow International Foto Awards 2017. - "Honorable mention" at the PX3 Prix Paris pour la photographie 2017. - Editor's choice of "The Independent Photographer" for the "Emerging Talent Award" 2017. - Award at the International portrait photography contest 2017, collections N°17, N°18 & N°20. - "Honorable mention" at the IPA International Photography Awards 2017 on 9 pictures, Categories : architecture (7), sport (1) and nature (1). - 3rd place Bronze Star architecture/bridges category at ND Awards 2017 and 6 "Honorable mentions" (buildings, travel, fine art landscapes and night) - "Honorable mention" at Chromatic Awards 2017 (international color photography contest) on 2 pictures : Architecture & Sport categories . - "Honorable mention" at International photographer of the year 2017 contest on 7 pictures, categories : street, landscapes, interior, buildings (x2), travel & bridges. - Best inspiring photography award in Camerapixo magazine N°28. - "Honorable mention" at the 11th International Color Awards, architecture category. - Editor's choice award in Camerapixo magazine N°29. -"Honorable mention" at Tokyo International Foto Awards 2017, Fine Art Landscapes category. -Selected for exhibition at the Praxis Gallery Photographic Art Center (USA) for the international contest "Mono-Kromatik". - Editor's choice award in Camerapixo magazine N°30. - 5 architectural pictures selected by the jury of Urban Photo Awards 2018. - 3 "Honorable mentions" at Monovision Awards 2018 : Travel, Landscape & Architecture categories. - Silver photography award in Camerapixo magazine N°35. -Photo press award in Camerapixo magazine N°35. - 5 "Honorable mentions" at International Photography Awards 2018 (3 single pictures : Trees, Fine Art Landscapes, Architecture Interiors categories) and 2 series (Architecture, Sport), - 3 "Honorable mentions" at ND Awards 2018 (2 series : Architecture and Fine Art Landscapes categories, 1 single : Fine Art Landscapes). - "Honorable mention" at Chromatic Awards 2018, Landscapes category.