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Discover the French photography with Arago

Arago is the online museum of the French photography. Aiming to offer a free, direct access to every single collection of art photography kept in France, the web portal is in the process of digitalizing the collections of numerous museums, libraries, foundations, companies and even artists photographers or their legal successors. Arago's mission is thus to highlight the tremendous role of France in the history of photography since its discovery and to ensure that French photographers and collections are properly showcased. Start your visit here...

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According to your personal taste and interests, Frenchlinks helps you get in touch with the French speaking community and agencies in South Africa and Lesotho. Learn more...

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Patrick Chamoiseau with Nadine Gordimer during the French Season in South Africa

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