David Arribas González ( 1978, Spain )
Freelance and Documentary photographer based in Madrid. Spain.
Interested in anthropological-social reporting. I seek to document the life forms of the environment around me that interest and inspire me.
I finished my studies of photography and reportage in 2015. Later I realized several workshops with different photographers like Antonio Heredia, Manu Brabo, Antoine d´Agata and Crisitna Garcia Rodero. In 2015. I was awarded with one of the scholarships of the Festival of Photography and Journalism of Albarracín (Spain). In adittion, in 2016. I won the second prize at the International Photo Awards (IPA) in the “Editorial essay” category. In 2017. I won International Photographer of the Year ( IPOTY), Third Place Open Category Photo-journalism Story. I was selected as one of the finalists in several festivals such as Photon Festival, Dofotos Documentary Contest and Santander Photo with a documentary project about abused animals.
At the moment, I dedicate myself to the accomplishment of photographic works of long route related with social projects and of human character.