Born in Charleroi in 1986, Michaël Dautremont is a young motorsport photographer based in Belgium.
In 2010, he began to make the first test with a Nikon D40. He made the first steps in photo through the woods and trails of the region. Having never studied photography at school, he tried several styles and learns on the spot
Middle of 2011, he interested in automotive photography, and went 3 times on circuits Belgian for few tries and there a true passion with the automobile was born. But photography is a family hobby.
in 2012, it really starts to go on motor sport event and learn the settings and trying to find his style gradually. He also tries to model and urban photographs. In June 2012, he created his first website pleasurefoto.be which includes some of his work .He also spent five months in Lausanne (Switzerland) in graphic designer and 3D/special effects supervisor work to prepare his future career. This allowed him to discover a new passion photographic… nature.
2013, He tries for the first time a chance to a photographic competition and He was selected out of 55 000 participant in Europe he is finalist with 30 other photographer in the »Grand Prix Paris-Match PhotoReporter Contest« , he obtained a medal.
July, he finished 2nd in the « audi Design Contest » in graphic design for 24h zolder.
September is selected in the final « Golden Blog Awards » in Paris. (results in December)