Cesar Dezfuli

Photojournalist
     
Location: Madrid, Spain
Nationality: Spanish
Biography: Born in Madrid in 1991, in a context of cultural mixture given by my Spanish-Persian origins, it soon awakens on me an interest to know different social and cultural realities. This will be reflected on my work as journalist and documentary... read on
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First Prize - Head On Photo Awards
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May 8, 2017
I´m extremely happy and honored to be awarded with the First Prize on Portrait at the Head On Photography Awards

The portrait of Amadou Sumaila, a young West African refugee rescued 20 nautical miles off the Lybian coast from a rubber boat with 118 people on board, will be exhibited at the Museum of Sydney until 9 July.

I hope this award serves to raise awareness of more and more people about the terrible situation that thousand of people are facing everyday in the different migratory routes around the world.

You can find the full serie here: http://www.cesardezfuli.com/passengers


https://www.headon.com.au/blog/winners-announced
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