World Press Photo exhibit in Rome

Si terrà dal 16 giugno al 2 agosto al Palazzo delle Esposizioni di Roma la mostra del World Press Photo 2020. La rassegna, inizialmente programmata per il 25 aprile e rinviata a causa dell’emergenza sanitaria, presenta in anteprima nazionale le 139 foto finaliste del prestigioso concorso internazionale di fotogiornalismo che...

World Press Photo 2020

There are stories that have a special value, that you feel inside more than others. In 2019 “Cile Despertò’ with his men and women for the first time after the dictatorship with ongoing massive demonstrations: they rose up together against social injustices, against the huge gap between rich and poor,...

Focus on the story award | 1st prize

Fabio Bucciarelli’s coverage of migrants at the southern U.S. border is the first place winner in the series category of the 2019 Focus on the Story Awards. Bucciarelli is an award-winning photographer and author known for his documentation of conflicts and humanitarian consequences of war. In the last decade he...

Interview on POY for La Stampa

My latest interview for the cover of LaStampa on Pictures of the Year International, my ongoing project on Central American migration and on Italian photojournalism, healthy than ever #photojournalism# photojournalismn #POY76  

Interview for NYT on POY Award

The New York Times reviews POYi - Picture of The Year International - awarded stories including the work I've done in Gaza and Mexico in 2018. Thank you to NYT's James Estrin to give voice to this important issues and, as always to Kelli Grant for Yahoo News. Congrats to the POYi winners!  

POY Photographer of the Year 2018/2019

I’m honored to be awarded with the Photographer of The Year 1st prize by Pictures of the Year International with the work done in 2018. Gaza and Mexico, two of the main stories I’ve been working in last year are far thousands of km but with the same rights trampled. I dedicate...

1st & 2nd prizes News story | poy

I'm very happy to see that the reportages "The Border Wall" from Mexico and "The Great March of Return" from Gaza were also awarded respectively with the 1st and the 2nd place in the News Story Category in the Pictures of the Year International. Yahoo News Kelli Grant Marco Damilano L'Espresso Il Reportage Riccardo De Gennaro #photojournalism #POY76 ->to...

South Sudan wins days japan 2018

Great news in this year's Easter Egg! The latest chapter of my  ongoing work on South Sudan "The Devastating Human Cost of Famine and Cholera in South Sudan" has been awarded with Days Japan 2018 Public Prize. ARIGATO!   «Qui [in Sud Sudan] il tempo è liquido, molti non ricordano quando sono...

The Dream_Best PhotoBooks of 2016

The Dream has been selected among the Best Photobooks of 2016 by TIME Magazine. Selected by TIME Photo Editor Andrew Katz: " The old adage " don't judge a book by its cover" doesn't work for Fabio Bucciarelli's "The Dream".It's constructed from a life jacket - down to the buckle -...

1st prize at Picture of the year (POYi)

Thrilled to receive the 1st prize in the Picture of the Year - Exodus category - with an image from "The Dream" project taken in the Greek Island of Lesbos on November 2015.   Here the article on NY Times.

Honorable Mention at BOP

I'm glad to share that this image of South Sudan received an Honorable Mention at this 2015's Best of Photojournalism by National Press Photographers Association ( NPPA ).  

1st prize at Prix Bayeux Calvados

  I'm proud to announce that my project Battle to Death, done in Syria during the October 2012, has been awarded with the Photo Prize at Prix Bayeux-Calvados des correspondants de guerre in his 20th edition. In past years this award has been won by James Natchwey, Eric Bouvet, Laurent Van der Stockt, Yuri Kozyrev between others. Here...

Battle to Death wins 1st prize at Ponchielli

Thrilled to announce that I won the Amilcare Ponchielli award with Battle to Death project on the Syrian war. Amilcare Ponchielli is considered the first italian photo editor. In his honor the italian organisation of photoeditors, GRIN,  announce every year a photojournalistic prize.

Robert Capa Gold Medal | New York

The images from this portfolio put you "in the moment" and have a palatable sense of urgency. There is a consistency to the images that helps the viewer identify with the subjects and the perils they are encountering. Syria has been one of the deadliest locations for journalists since the...

Robert Capa Gold Medal Award 2013

The Robert Capa Gold Medal is awarded to a photographer producing “photographic reporting from abroad requiring exceptional courage and enterprise. From Overseas Press Club Of America: The images from this portfolio put you “in the moment” and have a palatable sense of urgency. There is a consistency to the images that...

Battle to Death wins the WPP

I'm glad let you know that Battle to Death project win the 2nd prize in Spot News Story category at 56th World Press Photo contest. The winner were selected from 103.481 pictures submitted to the contest by 5.666 photographer.  

FotoEvidence book award

Glad to be selected as finalist at FotoEvidence Book Award 2013 with the project Battle to Death - in Syria. The others finalists are Massimo Berruti with The Dusty Path, Jon Lowenstein with Shadow Lives USA, Andrea Reese with Urban Cave. The winer is  Robin Hammond with CONDEMNED. All the projects will be exhibited at the VII Gallery...

1st prize at IPA

Pleased to announce that I won the 1st prize at IPA - International Photography Award - at war/conflict category with South Sudan. Clic here for the gallery.        

1st Prize at KLPA 2012

Glad to tell you that my picture 'Libyan Wish' won the 1st prize in the portrait category at Kuala Lumpur PhotoAward 2012. Here the winners lists: KLPA 2012.

Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards 2012

Happy to be shortlisted with 2 images in the Portrait Category in Kuala Lumpur Photo Award 2012: one from Sirte and one from Mae Sot. Winners will be announced on June 2nd.