Damien Alitti is a photojournalist based near Marseille, in the southeast of France.He is distributed by PolarisImages.
Damien works on reports dealing with terrorism with the mourning of the families , the fear of the people and the anger of the policemen without means.Likewise, conservatism in France with stories about the french movement "La Manif pour tous" (the demonstration for all) against surrogacy and homosexual marriage.Also religion and spiritual issues such as Rituals of brotherhoods, Daily life of monks or Worship of Virgin Mary.
Damien is available for reporting or portraits assignments.
Damien reports for magazines and daily news like Le Figaro Magazine, La Croix or Le Pelerin…
Damien was a finalist in 2010 at the Scoop d’Angers contest for his report about daily life of cistercian monks.
After 2 years on the photographic school ETPA in Toulouse, Damien was admitted for the training in photojournalism on the EMI-CFD school in Paris in 2009-2010.
2010 - Finalist at the Scoop d'Angers contest in 2010
November 16, 2015 - Marseille, France: People gather at the old port, in downtown to honor the casualties of terrorism in Paris. The worship of the light was the first ritual to honor the death people in druidism. Three days earlier, on Nov. 13, 130 people were killed and more than 350 wounded during a large-scale attack in Paris. Gunmen and suicide bombers went on a killing spree attacking a concert hall, bars, restaurants and the Stade de France. Islamic State jihadists operating out of Iraq and Syria released a statement claiming responsibility for the coordinated attacks. (Damien Alitti/Polaris)
October 5, 2014 - Paris, France: The French movement 'La Manif pour Tous' (the demonstration for all) demonstrates against the high taxes for the families, the surrogacy and the assisted reproduction to defend their own vision of the family which is children educated by a mother and a father. Created in 2012, the movement of 'La Manif pour Tous' (the demonstration for all) against the marriage of same-sex people and the adoption, was representative of a biological vision of the family which was shared mostly by Catholics. (Damien Alitti/Polaris)
October 25, 2016 - Marseille, France: Hundreds of French police officers take part in an unauthorized anti-government protest, demanding more resources, means and men to fight lawlessness. In uniform, officers gathered in the old harbor. The demonstration was then peacefully dispersed. (Damien Alitti/Polaris)