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IN Photography ON 31 Aug, 2014
Born in 1979 in Normandy, France, Rehahn has always lived with a passion for travel and photography. For most people who travel to explore the beautiful sceneries, Rehahn travels to meet people and capture the most natural moment of those individual he has encountered. Only because of traveling Rehahn learns of new culture.
In 2007, Rehahn had a chance to visit Vietnam for a mission of Non-Profit organization. Rehahn fall in love with the people of Vietnam. It was only in 2011 that Rehahn decided to relocate his life by moving to a small town of Hoi An, Vietnam. Choosing to give up his modern and hectic life in France to live a quite one in Hoi An was Réhahn bold decision to follow his dream in photographing. The photographer spends most of his time travelling and meeting new people whether it is local or tourist to search for the right moment to capture for his photos.
Seven years in Vietnam travelling on his motorbike to only ¼ places of the country, Rehahn has captured over 40,000 photos; however, only 145 of the photos have made it to his first photo-book “Vietnam – Mosaic of Contrasts.” The book is a story that the photographer wishes to share with the world about his view and stories of Vietnam. It depicts different facets of Vietnam in Rehahn’s very own way and his intention is to allow each viewer to absorb the photos in their own natural way just like how he capture his models.
Rehahn’s hardworks have paid off by being recognized by some of the most prominent photography magazines such as, The National Geography, Foto Digital, etc. He is also carried a large number of followers and fans on his personal facebook page. It is approximately to be over 100,000 fans and more to come for Rehahn. Follow Rehahn on flickr.