One of his most captivating images was taken in Mont Blanc, one of the highest peaks in Europe, at sunset. “I had the idea of capturing moving sand from a Cappoeira athlete’s kick. I used flashes with gels to match the sunset light with the color of the light on the athlete. It took us several tries to get a good pattern with the sand.”
Tristan’s love for nature is one of his biggest driving forces. As an outdoor fanatic, it was easy for him to reflect the mood and power of a sport through his lens. Beyond that is the chemistry on set. With both the athletes and the location, he takes his time to familiarize himself with the crew.