Refugees - 2005
A wedding at Borj el Barajneh refugee camp in Beirut, 2005.
Awards: PoYi, Feature Picture Story. Award of Excellence - 2008
Alphonso Moral (b. 1977, Spain) graduated from the University of Valladolid and worked as a staff photographer for the Spanish newpaper El Norte del Castiliano. He later moved to Syria and began focusing on the Middle East from where he covered Lebanon, Palestine and Iraq in addition to elections in Afgansthan and the Hezbollah movement in Southern Lebanon.
Moral won the Revela photojournalism grant for his work on the Palestinian refugees. His photographs have been featured in El Pais and Newsweek amongst other publications. He is currently based in Barcelona and is represented by Pandora Foto in Spain and Cosmos in France.
Personal connection to Anton: Alphonso met Anton in Benghazi