Lino De Vallier works as a freelance photographer covering social, political and sport events. He is based in Barcelona since 2009. In 2012 he joined Aflo (Japanese Agency), as a Freelance Photographer and Assignment Contributor. Since 2013 he runs and manages SOONimage (Press Photo Agency) with the support of a small collective of photojournalists from Spain, Portugal, Chile and Greece. His work has been published by medias such as The Times, The Guardian, Financial Time, Rolling Stones Brazil, among others. In 2013 he won the first prize of the Foto Nikon contest in sport category.