Born in Brittany, France. Michel Nafziger got his start in photography as a photographer's assistant in Paris.
He then spent two years in San Francisco, where he earned the Merit Award Scholarship of the Academy of Art University. He returned to Paris, assisting for Vogue in the era of Guy Bourdin, Helmut Newton, Albert Watson.
Michel started out his professional career shooting for advertising before going on to work for publications such as, Conde Nast, ID, Elle, photographing fashion, beauty and celebrities.
His portfolio includes worldwide advertising campaigns for Marithe and Francois Girbaud, Yves Saint Laurent, Guy Laroche and Hanro.
Last Updated: 07/25/2020
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