HOMELESS INJURED WOMAN MONTREAL Photoreport MICHAEL MONNIER

Crippled by Street Life

Staring into the void. A foot in a bag. Louisa sits in her makeshift wheelchair. Crippled by Street Life. No begging for now. It’s Sunday.  Between friends. She’s healing herself. Staring into the void. (adsbygoogle = window.ad... >>
LOUIS GOBEILLE

Ice Fishing on the Saguenay

No fish will come out of the hole today. They are badly equipped. Exhausted by the half-hour walk on the frozen water. And above all, they dug their hole hundreds of meters away from the channel, where the veterans are fishing, night and day. Five ... >>

Homeless on Ice

On the ice. He's looking at bystanders. They are passing through the freezing wind.  He watches them as they are opening the door of a comforting coffee shop.  Heat waves reach his face. Pastry scents caress his nostrils. It is cold outside... >>
URBEX MONTREAL MICHAEL MONNIER

Exploring Steel Giants

Concrete and Steel Giants are sleeping in the heart of Montreal. Left to their own fate. Inside the Silo number 5, time stopped. Drago opens his eyes widely. He walks carefully and whispers. He doesn’t want to disturb the spirit of the place. "... >>

Fun Times with Guns

  You went to Afghanistan? “No. I was part of another team. I got injured in the training. I was in the second line.”“They pull 5 to 10 armorers out of the 2,000 guys. We’re not a lot of armorers on the field at the same time. When my turn cam... >>

The Gun Test

“I would put side by side my real P226 handgun and my training airgun on the table, right in front of you, and I could test you. You won’t be able to distinguish them. Which one is real and which one is a toy. Good luck. Everybody fails at this game.... >>
PEEK-A-BOO MONTREAL Photoreport MICHAEL MONNIER

Peek-a-Boo

Across the street. Pants at knee level. Fully sloppy. He tries to tidy himself up. On the sidewalk. Belly naked. He runs into the eyes of a curious journalist. Surprised. He winces a childish peek-a-boo. His gravelly voice bounces on Montr... >>

Enter the Dragon

It’s the Barony of l’Ile du Dragon Dormant’s Knight Marshal’s birthday: his Excellency Pellandres dit Le Frère. 42 armed combats for his 42 years on this planet. A lot of warriors gathered together to measure their skills against those of the Lord of... >>
Photoreport MICHAEL MONNIER

Stray Cats

A kitten purring in St Laurent’s hurly-burly. Under a gazebo. Snuggling in a young sleeping woman’s arms. On Portugal Park’s tiles. By her side, her boyfriend. Her misfortune companion moves a foot. The feline opens an eye.  It’s noon. A n... >>