Hervé Sebastian “Babas” Denis was born on October 18, 1985 in Haiti. He studied Cinema at the University of Michel de Montaigne in Bordeaux. It was in France where he started his career as a self-taught photographer in 2008. Denis also worked on many films and documentaries throughout his career, and is currently a professional photographer who has worked on many projects throughout Haiti. In addition to photography and cinema, Denis is also a musician, with a passion for jazz. He has played with many well known Haitian musicians, and is currently the lead guitarist in AKOUSTIK, a young and eclectic local Haitian band that mixes blues, jazz, rock, and konpa. In 2011, Denis did his first exhibit in Haiti with Kolektif 509. Denis lives and works in Haiti.