Benoit Paillé is one of the 50 best emerging photographers for 2015, as voted by the eight-member international jury for the LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2015. Here is his winning entry and his artist’s statement. View his profile to learn more about him and to see more of his remarkable work.


1 compact camera.

1 flash + color gel.

10,000 km road trip through Canada.

Lots of weed.

Documenting my life.

— Benoit Paillé