Nicolas Guiraud is born in Bayonne, France, in 1970. He lives and works in Paris. He graduated with a degree in Economics and philosophy.

He started his collaboration with Magnum Photos in 1995. He became Magnum Photos’ freelance creative director between 2003 and 2007. He started his photographic career at the same time.

His photographic works explore the indefinite transition that separates reality and fiction. Photography digs a space in between imagination and reality.