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After olive season is finished, there is not so much work. Some people work only a few days in month for 15-20 Euro per 10-12 hours day.

Mariusz Smiejek

mariusz.smiejek@gmail.com +44 7593 060007 United Kingdom

Topics of Focus

Post-conflict territories and societies

Geographic Areas of Focus

Europe, Middle East


Freelance photojournalist. His work is dedicated to expose issues of post-conflict territories and societies. Mariusz lives in Belfast since 2011 and has been documenting a long term project about the transition and everyday life in Northern Ireland during the peace process since 2010. He was professionally trained as a photojournalist with the National Geographic in Poland.

Also, some of his pictures were published in National Geographic, The British Journal of Photography, Time, BBC, Die Welt, Politico.eu, Boston Review, Black+White Photography, PRESS, The National, De Volkskrant, DR, Vision Project,  Wydawnictwo Czarne, Duzy Format, Wysokie Obcasy, Open Democracy, Foto Evidence among many others.

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