Louis-Marie Preau

Louis-Marie Preau has loved nature and photography since he was a child. Growing up in Pays de la Loire, France, he spent many happy hours observing wildlife. A professional photographer since 2001, Preau is dedicated to capturing the beauty of nature. He has won numerous international awards for his work, including the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, and his images have been published in several books and numerous wildlife magazines.

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