Raffaele Petralla is a documentary photographer based in Rome. He’s represented by Prospekt Agency and a member of UlixesPicture collective.
His focus is on social, environmental and anthropological issues.
His works have been awarded in festivals and contests such as: Cineteca di Bologna, Visioni doc, Nettuno film festival, Festival del Cinema di Milano, International print exhibition157, Tabò prize, Burn Emerging Fund, PDN Storytellers, Voglino/Fotografia Etica Prize, Umbria World Fest, I.P.A, Siena Photo awards and Moscow Photo Awards.
His works have been published on many magazines such as National Geographic, L’Espresso, The Washington Post, The New Yorker, Days Japan,Terra Mater, Internazionale, CNN photos, La Repubblica, VICE, Der Spiegel, Taz Tageszeitung, NZZ Am Sontag, Corriere Della Sera and many others.
Currently is working on a new project in extreme north of Russia.