Raffaele Petralla is a documentary photographer based in Rome. He's represented by Prospekt Photo Agency. He is a founding member of Ulixes Picture collective.
His focus is on social, environmental and anthropological issues.
His works have been awarded in festivals and contests such as: Cineteca di Bologna, Visioni doc, Nettuno film festival, I.P.A., M.I.F.A., International print exhibition157, Tabò prize, Burn Emerging Fund, PDN Storytellers, Voglino/Fotografia Etica, Umbria World Fest.
His works have been published on many magazines and online galleries such as The Washington Post, The New Yorker, Days Japan, L'Espresso, Burn Magazine, Internazionale, CNN photos, Der Spiegel, Tageszeitung, NZZ am Sontag, Jyllands Polsten, La Repubblica, Corriere Della Sera, La Stampa and others.
Currently is working on a long term project about an animist population in Russia.