Felipe Dana and Renata Brito


Felipe Dana is a Brazilian photojournalist and cinematographer documenting conflict, violence and social issues around the globe. He has covered some the most notable events of the last decade for the Associated Press, from focusing on the social issues and endemic violence in his native Rio de Janeiro to the war in Ukraine, the fight to oust Islamic State fighters from Iraq and Syria, the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, the Israel-Hamas wars, among many others.

Renata Brito is a Brazilian visual journalist and writer with the Associated Press based in Barcelona who has reported extensively on migration and the impact of the European Union’s border policies on human rights. Over her decade at AP, Brito has covered the war in Ukraine, the COVID-19 pandemic in both Spain and her native Brazil, the independence movement in Catalonia and the effects of violence in Rio de Janeiro. 

World Press Photo Involvement:
2024 World Press Photo Contest winners 

Felipe Dana on Social Media: 
Instagram: @felipedana
Twitter: @felipedana

Renata Brito on Social Media:
Instagram: @renatajournalist
Twitter: @RenataBritoAP

Felipe Dana and Renata Brito

Portrait credit: Felipe Dana and Renata Brito