Paolo Marchetti is an Award and Grant winning independent photographer based in Rome, Italy. He has worked for thirteen years in the cinematographic and commercial industry, covering each role in the Camera Dpt.
In his photography Paolo has always paid particular attention to political and anthropological issues and has embarked upon a freelance career to focus on a combination of long-term personal projects and client assignments.
His projects are regularly published in international magazines such as Sunday Times, British Journal of Photojournalism, The Guardian, Le Monde, Geo, Days Japan, Der Spiegel, Newsweek, CNN, New York Times, L’Espresso, Vanity Fair, Marie Claire, 6MOIS, Time magazine, National Geographic US and many others.
In recent years Paolo has been recognized with the most important international Grants and Awards, such as the “World Press Photo”, 8 times the “POYi – Picture of the Year”, including three times in the “Photographer of the Year” category, the “Getty Images Grant” for editorial photography, the “Sony Award”, the “Alexia Foundation Grant”, 10 consecutive times the “NPPA – Best of Photojournalism”, the “Days Japan” and many others.