Stefano SchiratoStefano Schirato was born in Bologna, Italy, in 1974. He initially graduated in Political Sciences before pursuing a career as a freelance photographer. Much of his work addresses social issues. In his first publication, Gli occhi della Cambogia, Schirato documented the everyday reality of Cambodian miners. His work has been featured in publications such as Geo International, Washington Post and the International Herald Tribune. The photographer also frequently collaborates with NGOs and organisations such as Caritas Internationalis, Emergency or ICMC on various immigration and human-rights projects.