Manchester, United Kingdom
Benjamin is a freelance photojournalist based in Manchester in the UK.
He grew up in Northern France and moved to the UK aged 17 where he studied photography at school and continued with a bachelor’s degree in photojournalism at Staffordshire University. During his studies, he covered subjects such as austerity and the migrants crisis in the UK and Europe for his final year project.
After graduating, he worked as a photojournalist for a press agency agency based in Manchester where he covered numerous news stories and sports events. His work was published in newspapers such as The Telegraph, Daily Mail, Daily Mirror and on TV as well as internationally.
His work focuses on social, identity and migration crises.
Benjamin’s project, ‘Reaching Freedom?’, on the effects of the agreement between the EU and Turkey on migrants was nominated three times at the Midlands Media Students Awards at the Birmingham Press Club.
2016 - Midlands Media Students Awards
Stop Brexit protest in Manchester
A woman wears an EU mask at the Stop Brexit National March in Manchester, UK, on the first day of the Conservative Party Conference - October 2017