Gabriel Pecot is a visual journalist based in Madrid.
He began his professional career in 2007 as a staff photojournalist on the Spanish national newspaper Publico. In 2010, Gabriel joined Clarín as a contributor specializing in Europe and North Africa. He has produced and reported stories for the Associated Press, TIME, GEO, Discovery Channel, El País, El País Semanal, Univision, teleSur, among others. He also works with NGOs including the Overseas Development Institute, the Spanish Commission for Refugees (CEAR), the European Anti-Poverty Network, Oxfam, Intermon and porCausa.
Gabriel’s images have been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Guardian, Le Monde and Der Spiegel. His work has been awarded the 2011 Luis Valtueña Humanitarian Photography Prize, the 2014 Desalambre Video Journalism Award, and he has been nominated twice for the WPP Joop Swart Masterclass. Film festivals in the UK, Italy, Germany, Greece, Spain, Brazil and México have screened his short documentaries and multimedia stories.