Angela Ponce is a documentary photographer and photojournalist who grapples with social issues in the Latin American context. With a particular focus on the narratives of Peruvian Indigenous communities, climate change, extractivism and armed conflict. She is a frequent contributor for The New York Times, The Washington Post and Reuters. Her photographs have also been published in Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg, BBC, Die Zeit, The Guardian, NPR, El País, among others.

2023: Selected. Forbes Peru, Top 50 most creative people of the year

2023. Winner. Climate Journalism Award

2023. Winner. POY Latam Environment

2023. Honorable Mention. POY Latam Photojournalist of the year

2023. Winner. Sony Latin America Professional Award

2023: Selected. Hamburg Portfolio Review

2023. Winner. Revolutionary Storyteller Grant

2022. Winner. Eyewitness Photojournalism Grant - Pulitzer Center

2022. Winner. Sony Latin America Professional Award

2021. Honorable Mention. NPPA’s Best of Photojournalism - General News

2020. Selected. Photojournalism and Documentary Photography Seminar by VII Academy

2020. Winner. National Geographic Society Covid-19 Emergency Fund, Ruda Colectiva.

2019: Winner. 2nd place. POY Latam - Sports Series

2019: Winner. Grant from Women Photograph and The Women's Equality Center

2019: Nominated. World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass

2018: Selected. Women Photograph Mentorship Class

2018: Selected. New York Times Portfolio Review

2018: Emergi Cubes. Photoville 

2018: Selected. The Native and Everyday Projects Mentorship Program

2017: Winner. ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’Or award 

2017: Selected. Native Agency Documentary Photography Festival and IWMF

2016: Winner. National Documentary Espacio-Tiempo Award (Peru)


2023: Bronx Documentary Center, NYC

2023: Festival della Fotografia Etica, Italy

2023: Sharjah Biennal 15, United Arab Emirates

2023: Sony World Photography Awards, London 

2022: Sony World Photography Awards, Argentina

2021: Ojo Salvaje Festival, Paraguay 

2019: Face à la guerre, face aux victimes ICRC, France

2018: Photoville, NYC

2017: Visa Pour l’Image, France

2017: Lugar de la Memoria (LUM), Peru

Ángela Ponce, fotógrafa documental y fotoperiodista que aborda temas sociales en el contexto latinoamericano. Con especial enfoque en las narrativas de las comunidades indígenas peruanas, cambio climático, extractivismo y conflicto armado. Es colaboradora frecuente de The New York Times, The Washington Post y Reuters. Sus fotografías también se han publicado en Los Angeles Times, Bloomberg, BBC, Die Zeit, The Guardian, NPR, El País, entre otros.

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