Benedicte Desrus

Benedicte Desrus

Documentary Photographer

Based in Mexico City. Focused on humanitarian and social issues around the world.

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Jpall article
jyllands-posten.dk

MORGENAVISEN JYLLANDS-POSTEN (DENMARRK)

A longread written by Uffe Christensen, about my work and the following reportages: "The women of Casa Xochiquetzal”, “Globesity”, "Samantha Flores” and "The persecution of homosexuality in Uganda” for Morgenavisen Jyllands-Posten, one of the biggest newspapers in Denmark.

Financialtimes article
The Financial Times

THE FINANCIAL TIMES (UK)

"GROWING UP WITH A CONDITION THAT KILLS"

Case study: Hurler and Morquio syndromes.

Reports by Jude Webber
Photographs by Bénédicte Desrus

Annabelle casaxochiquetzal decembre2016 01 article
annabelle.ch

ANNABELLE (SWITZERLAND)

"IM HAUS DER UNSICHT- BAREN"

Text: Samanta Siegfried
Fotos: Bénédicte Desrus

Maternalhealth financialtimes november2016 01 article
The Financial Times

THE FINANCIAL TIMES (UK)

Special Report: Maternal and Child Health

EL SALVADOR’S ANTI-ABORTION LAWS: ‘AN AGGRESSIVE, PUNITIVE ATTACK ON WOMEN’

Text by Jude Webber
Photographs by Bénédicte Desrus

Esquiremexico donovantavera septiembre2016 1 article
esquirelat.com

ESQUIRE Magazine (MÉXICO Y LATINOAMÉRICA)

"LIBERAR LA ESCENA: DONOVAN TAVERA"
El primer limpiador forense de México.

Texto: Tim MacGabhann
Fotos: Bénédicte Desrus

Out article
out.com

OUT Magazine (USA)

"SAMANTHA AURELIA VICENTA FLORES GARCIA"

By Celia Gómez Ramos
Photographs by Bénédicte Desrus

L'espresso italy casaxochiquetzal 8january2017 1 article
espresso.repubblica.it

L'ESPRESSO (ITALY)

"PRETTY CASA"

Text by Rosa Mateucci
Photographs by Bénédicte Desrus

Aj article
projects.aljazeera.com

AL JAZEERA AMERICA (USA)

OBESITY IN MEXICO

Part three in a three-part series about obesity in Mexico.
3 - TAXING SODA, SAVING LIVES

Text by Kate Kilpatrick
Photos by Bénédicte Desrus

Aljazeera2 article
projects.aljazeera.com

AL JAZEERA AMERICA (USA)

"OBESITY IN MEXICO"

Part two in a three-part series about obesity in Mexico.
2 - ANCIENT GRAIN, FUTURE SOLUTION

Text by Kate Kilpatrick
Photos by Bénédicte Desrus

Aljazeera article
projects.aljazeera.com

AL JAZEERA AMERICA (USA)

"OBESITY IN MEXICO"

Part one in a three-part series about obesity in Mexico.
1 - THE FAT, FAST RISE OF OBESE KIDS

Text by Kate Kilpatrick
Photos by Bénédicte Desrus

Img 6311 article
Saveur

SAVEUR (USA)

THE FINAL INGREDIENT TO THIS MEXICAN SOUP? A HOT ROCK TO COOK IT.

Text by Maya Kroth
Photographs by Bénédicte Desrus

Theobservermagazine globesity article
The Guardian

THE OBSERVER Magazine (UK)

"OBESITY: AFRICA’S NEW CRISIS"

Text: Ian Birrell
Photographs: Bénédicte Desrus

Ft article
ig.ft.com

THE FINANCIAL TIMES (UK)

Special Report: "MATERNAL HEALTH & CHILD MORTALITY in 3 continents"

Special Report in Mexico: "THE STOLEN GIRLS OF JUCHITÁN"

Jude Webber, reporting
Bénédicte Desrus, photography
Cinthya Chavez, video

Ft article
The Financial Times

FINANCIAL TIMES Weekend Magazine (UK)

First Person: DONOVAN TAVERA

“I TAUGHT MYSELF TO CLEAN UP MEXICO’S CRIME SCENES”

As told to Tim MacGabhann
Portrait by Bénédicte Desrus

Aftenposten article
Aftenposten.no

AFTENPOSTEN, A-magasinet (NORWAY)

"VÅR OVERVEKTIGE VENDEN".
(GLOBESITY)

TEKST: Mathias Vedeler
FOTO: Bénédicte Desrus