Valentin Bianchi is a freelance photojournalist based in Liège, Belgium, close to Germany, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and France.
Between work on long-term issues, he also regularly shoots current affairs and portraits for wire agencies, newspapers and magazines.
Coping at all cost
Dealing with the second wave, no matter what happens. Yannick Hansenne, 42 years old, is a nurse at the Mont Legia hospital in Liège, Belgium. In charge of an intensive care unit, he is facing with his teams a second wave of the Covid19 pandemic which is hitting the region of Liège. In just a… Continue reading
Croque la mort
A few months after China and several weeks after other hard-hit countries such as Italy, Belgium has to deal with this Covid19 pandemic which is devastating all over the world. Nothing seems to stop it, and some professions still have to continue their work. David Weise, 45 years old, is in charge of a small… Continue reading
Humanity is not pity
Since the dismantling of the Calais Jungle on February 29th, 2016, no European plan has been created to provide effective assistance to migrants. Facing of the influx of migrants into the northern region of France and Belgium, the language has been hardened. Police no longer hesitate to prevent the creation of new camps by burning… Continue reading
Italy, struck in its heart
On the night of August 24th, 2016, the center of Italy and specifically the high Tronto valley in the province of Rieti, was hit by an earthquake of magnitude 6.2. Reducing to rubble many villages close to Amatrice. The epicenter of the earthquake was located in the municipality of Accumoli, near the town of Norcia,… Continue reading