Fred Boucher lives and works in north of France, is the founder of Photoaumnales Festival, the artistic director the Usimages Biennial which is dedicated to the industriel photography. He manage the publishing house Diaphane editions, and teach photography in Jules Verne University in Amiens. He Studied photography in Arles and created in 1991 Diaphane, a photography center, and in 2004 the festival of Photaumnales which presents exhibitions every year in Beauvais and throughout the area. The photographic center Diaphane, develops a policy of disseminating photography in the Picardy region by organizing exhibitions, festival , setting up residencies, publishing photography books and sensitization of young people with an education programm. Diaphane develop international parternship with Rencontres Internationales de Gaspesie, Hongkong international photo festiival, Kaunas Photo.