Clélia, a young and talented photographer, is hired by a Canadian tabloid press baron, with a view to gilding his group image. In opposition to this dissolute milieu, Clève, an honest editor, concerned for a certain literary quality, falls head over heels in love with Clélia. Under the spell of Clève's charming awkwardness, Clèlia agrees to marry him. However, her work leads her to meet Nemo, a young photographer who specializes in hard-hitting reportage. Sharing this love of the image, of the stolen instant, their complicity blossoms into a passionate bonding love affair, yet lived out only through photography.