Marcio Pimenta

Photographer / Based in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul

Marcio Pimenta is a photographer, explorer and visual storyteller who focuses on human, sociocultural issues, identity and climate change. Based in the South of Brazil. His work has been featured in multiple print and online... read on
Focus: Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist, Writer, Travel, Environment, Documentary, Photography, Freelance, Civil Rights and Social Inequality, Humanitarian, Impact, Assignments, Conservationist
Skills: Apple Final Cut Pro, Photojournalism
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Available in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul
Focused on Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist, Writer, Travel, Environment, Documentary, Photography, Freelance, Civil Rights and Social Inequality, Humanitarian, Impact, Assignments, Conservationist
Skilled at Apple Final Cut Pro, Photojournalism
Coverage Regions: Europe Latin America Middle East USA & Canada
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish and French
Years of experience: 6 to 10
HEFAT certification? yes
Marcio Pimenta is a photographer, explorer and visual storyteller who focuses on human, sociocultural issues, identity and climate change. Based in the South of Brazil. His work has been featured in multiple print and online publications worldwide including National Geographic, Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and El País.

He is an International Fellow Member of The Explorers Club.

He has received numerous awards for his environmental reporting from him. In 2016 and 2017 he was in Iraq to cover the war against the Islamic State and the rebirth of the Yazidis women. This resulted in his first photo book, published in 2020, "Yazidis".

In 2018 he visited Antarctica for the first time and has since been dedicated to documenting the relationship of society with its geography and its own history, in identities, traditions and economic and cultural manifestations.

Rory Peck Trust Grantee. Pulitzer Center Grantee.

Member of EveryDay Climate Change.