About Fefo

Fefo Bouvier is a Uruguayan photographer specialised in landscape astrophotography, astronomy populariser and defender of the night sky.

Recently, he became the first Uruguayan photographer to join the Sony family of creators as an Alpha Friend.

NASA has chosen Fefo’s photos as Astronomy Picture of the Day a remarkable six times.

His initiative Look at the stars explores the best publicly accessible stargazing spots in Uruguay. As well as raising awareness to keep these sites free of light pollution. This work has received the support of the Ministries of Education and Culture and Tourism of Uruguay, the endorsement of Uruguay Natural and has aroused great interest from the national and international press.

Since April 2021 he has been a member of the network of night sky protectors of the International Dark Sky Association which fights light pollution worldwide. In December 2021 he was IDA’s “star of the month”.

About Fefo Bouvier

 Awards and publications

  • Solo Exhibition «Mirá las estrellas», Espacio Bianki, Colonia del Sacramento, UY (November-December, 2023)
  • Solo Exhibition «Mirá las estrellas», Centro Cultural Bastión del Carmen, Colonia del Sacramento, UY (February, 2023)
  • Solo Exhibition «Mirá las estrellas», Planetario de Montevideo, UY (October-December, 2022)
  • Collective Exhibition «Colonia del Sacramento: una muestra fotográfica de Edu Davit y Fefo Bouvier», Centro Cultural Bastión del Carmen, Colonia del Sacramento, UY (January, 2020)
  • Collective Exhibition «Eclipses solares en Argentina», in various locations in Argentina (2019-2020)
  • Solo Exhibition «Flâneur: exposición fotográfica por Fefo Bouvier», Centro Cultural Bastión del Carmen, Colonia del Sacramento, UY (2014)