BIOGRAPHY

 Photo: Gabriele Infosino

Guglielmo Mangiapane (b.1989) is a freelance photojournalist based in Palermo, Sicily, southern Italy, focused on documenting news, politics, social issues and sports.

Born and raised in Palermo, in 2011 Guglielmo moved to Paris to study 'Histoire et Littérature' at the University of Paris-Marne-la-Vallée. In 2013 he interned with photojournalist Fabio Savagnone from whom he learned black and white darkroom printing techniques. In 2014 he interned as a sub editor with the Giornale di Sicilia. In 2015 Guglielmo got a BA in Journalism from the University of Palermo. 

Since 2014, he has been working for national and international news agencies, covering among other things: Italy's 2018 general elections, the Mediterranean migration crisis, the G7 Summit in Taormina, major operations against the Mafia as well as Italy's former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi Referendum campaign and Italian President Sergio Mattarella's official visits to Sicily. 

Guglielmo is currently based in Palermo as freelance photographer. He is a regular contributor to Reuters and LaPresseHe is available for assignments in Italy or internationally. He speaks English, French and basic Spanish.


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