Professional and Passionate
The Explorers, is above all the encounter of two men, Olivier Chiabodo and Jean-Pierre Morel. When these two passionate individuals met, the project of a lifetime was born: to make an inventory of the natural riches of our amazing planet and to produce images do the world's beauty justice. It needed time to achieve this extraordinary and ambitious project. It is now possible, thanks to the collaboration of a devoted team of explorers from all origins and backgrounds, with the help of the latest, most innovative imaging technologies.
In the team, there are Nature specialists, reporters, artists, technicians, all serving a great cause and a common objective. All are passionate, all are explorers, each one brings its talent and strength to create a team united by passion and adventure. The Explorers Team expresses in its diversity the essence of the project : showing the riches of our planet.
This duo is supported by our scientific team, experts on Nature and animal life, they are experienced explorers who guide us and help us understand the living world. In close collaboration with our team, the local specialists of the different countries we explore, and without whom our adventures could not exist.
Directors, cameramen, chief operators, designers, photographers, artists, enthusiasts, technicians, drivers, reporters, writers, all Explorers, they constitute The Explorers Team.
His perfect knowledge of the marine environment makes him a specialist in underwater photography.See profile
"It is our curiosity of today that will make the images of tomorrow" is Forest's motto.See profile
Wildlife chief operator
He joined each of the expeditions to capture wildlife at its best.See profile
Photographer & agricultural engineer
He combines his environmental and artistic knowledge as he is one of the expedition photographer.See profile
An all-terrain reporter, her great versatility is a valuable asset to the team.See profile
He makes the most beautiful portraits of the cultures and individuals we meet.See profile
Illustrator - Graphic Artist
He pursues his passion: travel drawing, a universal language.See profile
Archivist and Scriptwriter
She manages and archives all the images of our expeditions. She is the living memory of The Explorers.See profile
He uses his journalistic skills for movies about nature and biodiversity.See profile
"Nothing is impossible" is the motto of this German engineer. And he proves it on every mission!See profile
Aerial chief operator
He uses his talents in aerial photography, his specialty.See profile
Professional pilot for more than 10 years, she assists The Explorers in its expeditions.See profile
He's the Mac Gyver of the expedition. He is committed to solving all the most unusual technical problems.See profile
Films, books, reports, digital, writing... Benjamine supervises all editorial content.See profile
Ben uses his photographic eye in the air, on land and underwater!See profile
He is our doctor, for bodies and souls, and joins The Explorers as much as he can.See profile
It is up to him to assemble the technical and artistic images and sounds of our expeditions.See profile
Sylvain is one of those operators who knows how to capture Nature in all its dimensions and in the most extreme conditions.See profile
Chief operator and video editor
Passionate about image techniques, he observes, films, edits and directs the films.See profile