Mark Abouzeid

Mark Abouzeid

MAPg

Director of photography, filmmaker and photographer (still) in Florence, Italy

About Mark

Freelance Director of Photography, award winning photographer & documentary videographer.

Over a 30 year career, Mark Abouzeid has worked in International Finance, Technology & Innovation, Photojournalism and Living Heritage Conservation. Today, he concentrates his efforts in the Middle East, Africa and Europe helping conserve the artisan, cultural and living heritage of the communities with whom he lives and works. As a freelance photography director, Abouzeid’s clients include Indie documentary film makers, ICH Foundations, NGOs, Museums, Heritage Villages and Cultural Travel media.


Name: Mark Abouzeid

Lives in: Florence, Italy

Company: MAPg

Occupation: Director of Photography, Filmmaker, Photographer (Still), Screenwriter and Videographer

Unique traits: extensive field experience for adventure/expedition, long reportage (2+ years on location), ethnography, living heritage, multi-lingual interviews, fluent in Italian & English, Competent in French.

Awards

  • Queer Film Festival, Short film finalist
    (2014)

  • International Photo Awards, Special Mention
    (2014)

  • Premiofotografico, Special Recognition
    (2010)

  • Premiofotografico, Finalist
    (2009)

  • Future of Photojournalism, 3rd place
    (2007)

  • Peace Prize, Region of Puglia
    (2007)

Projects

  • Growing Cedars in Air

    Growing Cedars in Air (2015)
    Film (short) by MAPg Filmaker, Director

  • Plein Air Apprentice - Episode 1

    Plein Air Apprentice - Episode 1 (2014)
    Internet by PAA Productions Director of Photography

  • Interview with the Assassin

    Interview with the Assassin (2014)
    Film (short) by MAPg Filmmaker

  • Oral Seas: the maritime cultures of the Mediterranean

    Oral Seas: the maritime cultures of the Mediterranean (2013)
    Documentary by EU Maritime Museum Marseille Director of Photography

  • VOA News

    VOA News (2011)
    Television by Voice of America TV Stringer/Fixer

  • Traditional Bedouin Plant Medicines

    Traditional Bedouin Plant Medicines (2010)
    Documentary by Bedouin Heritage Project Producer/Director

  • The Bedu Camel Races at Wadi Rum

    The Bedu Camel Races at Wadi Rum (2009)
    Documentary by Bedouin Heritage Project Producer/Director

  • North Pole Expedition of Victor Boyarsky

    North Pole Expedition of Victor Boyarsky (2008)
    Print by SCMP, Sydney Morning Herald, Adventure Magazine Photographer (still)

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Mark's network

Lior Potolsky
Christof Davis
Dimitris Chatzigiakoumidis
Benjamin Pearce
Harshini J. Karunaratne
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