Born in Beirut, Alain Sauma studied cinema in Beirut, and in Paris. He has been directing commercials for over 20 years, and directed an award-winning short film entitled “Blue Line”.
His passion for photography started during the Lebanese Civil War. Since then, he has developed an attraction for street photography.
In 2018, during the month dedicated to Photo in Paris, under the theme “City by the sea” he exhibited his work at Fotofever, an international contemporary photography art fair, at the Carrousel du Louvre.