Santi Palacios is a freelance photojournalist born in Madrid, in 1985. Currently based in Barcelona, working worldwide and contributing to international news agencies and media outlets. His work has been published in major newspapers and magazines worldwide and has been recognized with many awards, including World Press Photo, Pictures of the Year, Overseas Press Club or the National Photojournalism Award of Spain 2015 and 2016, among them. One of the six selected talents from Europe in the third edition of the 6x6 talent program by the World Press Photo, 2018.
Also a trained sociologist, focusing his work on migrations, conflicts and environmental issues.