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Sarramon Christian was born in 1942 in Toulouse.
After studying law and political science at Toulouse and in Paris, he did his military service in cooperation in Bolivia as a professor of international law.
He makes his first photographs and develops his taste for travel.
During the decade from 70 to 80, he worked in various media groups (Express group, CEP ..) as a publisher (Architecture Today Urbat, Architectures).
Meanwhile, he published his first stories in travel magazines, exhibited his first pictures and participated in the birth of collective Contrejour with Claude Nori, Arnaud Class, Patrick Duruy, where he met the big names in the photography (Robert Doisneau, Andre Kertesz Edward Boubat, Jean Loup Sieff, Willy Ronis ...).
In the early 80s, he finally chose photography, working with major French and foreign magazines (Figaro Magazine, Elle, Elle Decoration, South Side, Muséart, Vogue, Vogue Decoration, Distance, Animan, French House, AD, House and Gardens, World of Interiors, Arkitectur & Wonen ...) and sign fifty books by Flammarion, Shores, Editions du Chêne, Hachette, Parigramme, Conran Octopus, Quadrille Publishing.
His specialties are traveling, Lifestyle, Architecture, portraits of cities, decoration, culture at large.
For his personal photos and travel diaries he favors black and white. He lives and works in Paris and his wife is his assistant for over 40 years.
For almost thirty years, Christine and Michel Denis-Huot, spend several months a year in the bush, mainly in the heart of the Masai Mara, where they observe and photograph African wildlife and the environment. Michel has always been passionate about nature and fell under the spell of the great wilds of East Africa on his first trip to Kenya in 1973 at the age of 20. This is Tanzania, in 1985, he met Christine. Since then, privileged witnesses of the beauty and fragility of nature, they explore the savannah independently aboard their 4x4s. For them, photography is not just a profession, it is primarily the expression of a deep attachment to nature and freedom ... Their photographic work delivers a passionate look and attentive including the big cats - lions , leopards, cheetahs - they find themselves year after year. They know better than anyone enter the atmosphere and capture the lights of these grandiose extended, show the tremendous wealth and astonishing vitality of animal life. Their images have been published in many prestigious magazines, both in France and abroad.
While practicing photography during his travels, Christine specializes in the drafting of texts of many photographic subjects on wildlife they have sold all over the world and their many books.
Yann becomes photographer and contributor to newspapers such as National Geographic, Geo, Life, Paris Match, Figaro Magazine etc. Gradually, he began more personal work, particularly on the relationship man / animal which come out books Cattle and Horses. On the occasion of the first Rio conference in 1992, Yann Arthus-Bertrand decided to embark in a large photographic project for 2000 on the state of the world and its inhabitants: it's Earth View From Heaven . This book met with international success with over 3 million copies sold and the photographic exhibition outdoors, presented in a hundred countries, was seen by some 200 million people.