Gildas Lepetit Castel was born on 18th of december, 1979.
After an adolescence spent on learning magic and escapology, he understands that "image" is not simply the anagram of the word "magic" but also a beautiful way of evasion. It is during his studies of arts in Belgium that he gained passion for photography and will end up making the darkroom his second house.
He lives in Arras where he has been teaching photography for 6 years in the College of arts in Lille, he works mostly in analogue equipped with 50mm optics.
For his interview check Insomnia #1