2022 / Editorial / sports

Faster, Higher, Stronger - Together

  • Photographer
    Mickael Chavet
  • Agency / Studio
    Zuma Wire

For the very first time in History, the Olympics have been postponed. Held with no fans in attendance, some had predicted the Games essence would have been tampered. From Naomi Osaka about to light the cauldron, to the gaze of determination by Judoka Daria Bilodid, from Simone Biles winning over mental chatters to High Jumpers sharing the Gold Medal, this serie aims at showing the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games conveyed values of resilience, excellence and togetherness, in maybe an even more intimate and intense way than it would have been in the presence of a crowd.

Mickael Chavet has snapped with Passion many graphic and powerful portraits of numerous stars, from Hollywood titans Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep, George Clooney, Leonardo di Caprio, Brad Pitt and Julia Roberts – Sports legends from Simone Biles to Floyd Mayweather and iconic singers Lady Gaga and Rihanna to name a few.