A file photo dated 31 July 2014 showing French President Francois Hollande drinking a coffee inside 'La Taverne du Croissant' after paying tribute for the 100th anniversary of the murder of Jean Jaures in Paris, France. Yoan Valat, French staff photographer of european pressphoto agency, epa, was awarded the first prize of 2nd edition of the Elysee 2014/ 2015 Photography Award for this image by French President Francois Hollande at the Elysee palace in Paris on 13 November 2015. EPA/YOAN VALAT / POOL MAXPPP OUT

 

Prix Elysée de la photographie 2014/2015

First Prize

Photographer: Yoan Valat


French President Francois Hollande (L) congratulates European PressPhoto Agency (EPA) French photographer Yoan Valat at the second edition of the Elysee 2014 / 2015 Photography Award. Yoan Valat was awarded first prize at the Elysee palace in Paris on 13 November 2015. EPA/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON / POOL MAXPPP OUT French President Francois Hollande (L) congratulates European Pressphoto Agency (EPA) French photographer Yoan Valat, at the second edition of the Elysee 2014 / 2015 Photography Award. Yoan Valat was awarded first prize at the Elysee palace in Paris on 13 November 2015. EPA/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON / POOL MAXPPP OUT French President Francois Hollande (3L) poses with jury members Roselyne Bachelot (1L), Sam Stourdze (2L), first prize winner European Pressphoto Agency (EPA) French photographer Yoan Valat (3R), special prize winner Julien de Rosa (2R) and jury president Pierre Lescure (1R) at the second edition of the Elysee 2014 / 2015 photography Award at the Elysee palace in Paris on 13 November 2015. EPA/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON / POOL MAXPPP OUT