Honorable Mention / 2019 / Press / Feature Story

Abattoir

  • Photographer
    katy Gomez Catalina
  • Studio
    Katy Gomez Catalina
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    https://katygomez.es/
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Eating meat in Madagascar is a luxury that is not available to the majority of the population. Only in special moments you have access to animal protein. In madagascar slaughterhouses the hygienic standards are not too strict

Born in Ubeda, Spain and doctorate in Veterinary medicine. I am currently involved in official control in public health, focus on the interaction between human and animal health

Photography is part of my conception of enjoyment and I live it passionately. Mainly it is a photograph framed in the photo essay. I look at the world, not only to testify what I see, but mainly, to express a personal perspective, a point of view, an interpretation and not just a representation. My subjects are very varied being travel photography a common link in all my work. The camera has become an inseparable comp

Awards My photographic work has been recognised in a series of national and international competitions, the last ones have been, second portfolio winner HIPA 2021, finalist in the Siena International Photo awards, overall winner TPOTY 2019 Highly commended portfolio in Travel Photographer of the Year, TPOTY 2017, PX3 Le prix de la photographie de Paris, Tokio international Foto Award, Alliance Francaise, National Geographic, Medicos del Mundo, Afocer, Asisa, Certamen Internacional del Medio Ambiente de Colmenar Viejo, PHotoEspaña 2012, Emirate Photographic Competition, Concurso Iberoamericano de fotografía documental, Caminos de Hierro, El Placer de Leer, Canson Infinity...

My work has been exhibited in France, Londres, París, Berlin, New Delhi, Agra, Colombia, PhotoEspaña, Malaga, Cordoba, Barcelona, ​​Valencia, Seville, Granada, Jaén, Toledo, Ubeda, Madrid ...