Stefano Schirato

Fotoreporter

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Stefano Schirato was born in Bologna in 1974, where he graduated in Political Sciences.
He has been working as a freelance photographer with a keen focus on social themes for more than 20 years,
He collaborates with several magazines, associations and NGOs such as  Emergency, Caritas Internationalis, AVSI, ICMC, for which he has partecipated in projects on human rights, refugee crisis and illegal immigration.
His work has been published on The New York Times, CNN, Newsweek Japan, Al-Jazeera, Vanity Fair, Le Figaro, Geo International, Burnmagazine, National Geographic, L’Espresso.
He has several ongoing projects in Russia, Eastern Europe, Africa and India.
He is co-founder of Mood Photography school  where he teaches photojournalism since 2014.
He is also teaches at Leica Akademie.

Clients

AWARDS

 

VILNIUS PHOTO CIRCLE 2019 "THE CIRCLE OF LIFE" contest (2019)
PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS PX3 Silver Winner (2019)
MASTER AWARD Festival della Fotografia Etica  Shortlisted (2018)
SHORT STORY AWARD Festival della Fotografia Etica  Shortlisted (2018)
SINGLE SHOT AWARD Festival della Fotografia Etica  Shortlisted (2018)
LENSCULTURE PORTRAIT AWARD Finalist (2017)
MIFA - Moscow International Foto Awards Silver Winner (2017)
KOLGA TBILISI PHOTO AWARD (2016)
PHOTOCRATI Honorable Mention (2015)
MIFA - Moscow International Foto Awards Honorable Mention (2015)
MIFA - Moscow International Foto Awards Honorable Mention (2014)
LensCulture Visual Storytelling (2014)
IPA - International Photography Award Honorable Mention (2015)
IPA - International Photography Award Honorable Mention (2015)
Premio Cliciak (2013) 
Premio Scanno dei fotografi (2012)
IPA - International Photography Award - One Shot Honorable Mention (2012)
Premio Cliciak (2010)
Premio fotogiornalismo INAIL finalist (2010)
Premio Internazionale Carletti (2008)
Masterclass TPW (1997)