Photographs by Emilio Morenatti
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- 1. Emilio Morenatti, a native of Spain who studied graphic design, started working as a photojournalist in a local newspaper in 1989 and in 1992 he joined the Spanish news agency EFE, covering national and international events. He has worked exclusively for The Associated Press since March 2004. In 2009, he was named Newspaper Photographer of the Year by Pictures of the Year International, and the National Headliner Award awarded Emilio a gold medal, their highest honor, a gold medal. Emilio has years of experience in war zones, working for AP in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Israel and Palestinian Territories. On August 11, 2009, while on assignment in Afghanistan Emilio was injured in a bomb blast . he lost his left foot in the explosion. Morenatti's many accolades include prizes in The Fuji European Press Awards 1996 and The National Headliner Awards 2005 and 2006. He has won the large market Photojournalist of the Year award in the 2010 Best of Photojournalism competition, sponsored by the National Press Photographers Association.
- 2. Emilio Morenatti 1989 1992 2004 3 2009 Emilio Morenatti 2009 8 11