Gili Benita is an Israeli documentary photographer based in Jerusalem.
He was born in Jerusalem in 1997 and raised in Tsur Hadassah, a small town near Jerusalem. He studied film in The Jerusalem high school of arts and served in the army, as a cinematographer in the air force film unit. In his service, he was involved with cinematic psychological war films and training films.
His first engagement with still photography was in 2014 when he started his 365 days of photography project.
Since 2016 Gili is mainly focused on long-term documentary projects, both in Israel and overseas.