Latest Activity

IMG-20180919-WA0000

09/2018 - Distribution of Food Parcels and Bottled Water

October 02, 2018 Malawi
Gift of the Givers distributed 600 food parcels and bottled water to vulnerable families in Chiradzulu and Thyolo districts in the Southern Region of Malawi. In recognition of the first 10 days of the first Month of…
IMG-20180917-WA0010

17/09/2018 - Medical Assistance Offered in Taiz

September 18, 2018 Yemen
Gift of the Givers recently started medical campaign in Taiz province providing medical assistance to 200 families with the help of medical volunteers.
Default Image

13/09/2018 - Education Support Distribution

September 14, 2018 Palestine
Support for Education in Palestine, GOTG office in Gaza has launched this campaign to support more than 3000 students who have been affected by the UNRWA budget cut. The project will cover those students for 6 months…

Introduction to Pep Bonet

Pep Bonet was born in la Colònia de Sant Jordi, Majorca in 1974. At the age of 15 he moved to Tarifa in Andalusia to practice wind surf as he finished high school. In 1995 Bonet spent three months in Hawaii windsurfing, a sport that would take him to the world championship. Two years later Bonet moved to Amsterdam and began to study photography for a short periodo f time, something he took up professionally after being inspired by a visit to an exhibition by Ed Van Der Elsken.
In 2002 Bonet was selected to the World Press Photo Master Class with his work titled “Faith in Chaos from” Sierra Leone. That same year he was nominated one of the top 30 young talents of the year by the New York photography journal PDN. He was also selected by Photoespaña for his work on Procession of San Lazaro in Cuba. In 2003 he won the Kodak Young Photographer of the Year in Visa pour l'Image in Perpiñan. He also won first prize for FotoPres, first prize in the Fujifilm Europress, and first prize for the Zilveren Camera Holland. In 2004 the Luchetta Foundation in Trieste nominated Bonet the best press photographer of the year and he was also a finalist for the W.Eugene Smith Award for Humanitarian Photography, an award he was to win the following year in 2005. In 2007 Bonet won the second prize in the World Press Photo in Sports for his work on the amputees football league in Sierra Leone. In 2009 Pep Won again a second World Press Photo award for his series Forced Identity on Honduras transsexuals.
Bonet is a founding member of the photo agency Noor.
Bonet's books include: Posithiv+ (Rozenburg, 2005) ; Somalia: The Invisible Trace (Medicens Sans Frontieres, 2007); Photobolsillo (La Fabrica, 2007); One Goal (Fonart Publishing); 17 Milagroso (Fonart Publishing); 217ª (Noor Photographers); Quadern de Bitacola (2008)
www.pepbonet.com
www.noorimages.com
 
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • _BO13652
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0001
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0081
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0021
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0101
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0052
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0121
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0061
Click the image to start the slideshow.
  • BOP044SE0142