Thierry Des Fontaines is originally from France and currently resides in Rio de Janeiro. Thierry started his career as a fashion photographer and eventually discovered his love for shooting sports. His fashion background provides him with an exciting flare to photographing sport. He doesn't just point his camera at the athletes and fire away. He dives into the huddles headfirst, scaling ladders, dodging basketballs, and baskng in the sweat of his photographic narratives. Thierry's unique interactive style and approach provides an exhilarting reality and movement to his pictures. It's something that is both artistic and inspiring. He recently finished a book titled, Bola, in which he documents the beauty of street football throughout South America.