Africa Asia Europe Latin America Middle East USA & Canada
Languages Spoken: Spanish, English and French
Years of experience: More than 10
Freelance photographer for over 19 years, Ricardo García-Vilanova specializes in conflict zones and humanitarian crises. He has reported on the Arab Spring and ISIS conflicts.
His photographs have been published in Life, Newsweek, Time, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Le Monde, Liberation, Paris Match, The Guardian, The Times, Die Welt, Der Spiegel, Stern and many more.
Vilanova has also collaborated with organizations such as United Nations, International Committee of the Red Cross, Médecins Sans Frontières, and Human Rights Watch. As a freelance video journalist, he has worked with CNN, BBC, Aljazeera, Channel 4, VICE, PBS, Euronews, among others.
The Wall Street Journal presented his candidacy for the Pulitzer Prize in 2010 and has been awarded by organizations such as World Press Photo, ( 2 ) Pictures of the Year ( POY ), NPPA, ( 2 ) International Photography Awards ( IPA ), ( 4 ) PX3, Bayeux Calvados-Normandy Award, ( 2 ) Moscow International Foto Awards, Lens Culture, ( 2 ) Days Japan International,Mika Yamamoto International Journalist Award,and the International Press Club. As a videographer he has a Rory Peck prize.