Camilli once said a favourite story of his was about a group of clowns performing for young Syrian refugees, bringing moments of happiness to the lives of the boys and girls who fled the civil war.
Diaa Hadid, a longtime colleague who worked with Camilli most recently in Irbil, Iraq, described him as lovely, funny. can think of the past tense and Simone, she said.
of Pitigliano and a former journalist himself, spoke of the work that his son did in the most dangerous places. proud of my son, who did a job that he had since forever in his blood, the elder Camilli told reporters in Rome. spoke to him the other day and told him to be careful. careful, be careful. He said, here everything is calm. Don worry. Camilli death came at the peak of a thriving career full of promise.
visual sense, and whenever I was faced with some tricky problem that with 30 years of professional experience I couldn solve, he was my go to guy in editing and image manipulation, he said.
An Italian national, he had worked for the AP since being hired as a freelancer in Rome in 2005 while taking Islamic studies and learning Arabic at Sapienza University. One of his first assignments was covering the illness of Pope John Paul II.
While in Beirut, Camilli produced pieces about the more than 1 million Syrians who have fled to Lebanon from a war that has ripped apart their homeland.
BEIRUT Simone Camilli was a consummate storyteller a passionate, talented newsman with an eye for detail and the ability to convey events with powerful video images that touched people around the world.
strip, said Najib Jobain, the AP chief producer in Gaza. He said Camilli was like a brother.
He covered major stories across Europe, including the independence of Kosovo, the war in Georgia and the arrest of Bosnian Serb military leader Radko Mladic. He also had assignments in some of the world most violent conflict zones in Lebanon, Iraq, Israel and the Palestinian territories.
Camilli is survived by a longtime partner and a 3 year old daughter in Beirut, as well as his parents and two sisters.
His work had incredible eye for detail and was able to personalize stories and portray human drama, said Tomislav Skaro, the AP Middle East regional editor for video.
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As an Associated Press video journalist, he covered popes in the serene splendor of the Vatican and the horrific violence on battlefields from the former Soviet republic of Georgia to the Middle East.
The 35 year old newsman was killed Wednesday in the Gaza Strip when leftover ordnance believed to have been dropped in an Israeli airstrike blew up the first foreign journalist to die while covering the Gaza conflict that began last month.
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Camilli relocated to Jerusalem in 2006, and often covered assignments in Gaza, and moved to Beirut in early 2014.
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wanted to learn everything and be the first, she said. had the greatest admiration for him and what he was doing. I will miss his enthusiasm, his Roman accent and his smile. arrived in Jerusalem in 2006 amid a surge in the conflict between Israel and Hezbollah.
was so happy to be with me working in Gaza, Jobain said. was asked, you want to go to Irbil or Gaza? He said, go to Gaza. colleagues remembered Camilli as a warm, charming and sensitive man who wanted to be where the news was.
Also killed was freelance Palestinian translator, Ali Shehda Abu Afash, and four Gaza police engineers. Four people, including AP photographer Hatem Moussa, were badly injured.
Pope Francis prayed for Camilli in front of journalists on the papal plane to South Korea.
are the consequences of war, he added.
Camilli pieces in Gaza told narrative of a destroyed Strip trying to get back to life, Skaro said.
He sported a new haircut, which made him look younger and more mischievous. But then he gave his signature timid smile, eager to get to his new story.
the moment he arrived in the Rome bureau, he wanted to learn everything, falling in love with the job, said Maria Grazia Murru, senior producer in Rome.
was well known throughout Europe, and especially to our video team in London, where his death has hit AP deeply, Gary Pruitt, the AP chief executive, said in a memo to the staff.
was incredibly calm, mature beyond his age, gentle and the friend that everybody wants to have, he added.
The day before he left Beirut for Jerusalem and what would be his final assignment in Gaza, Camilli spoke happily over coffee about visiting his father during a recent vacation in Pitigliano, a Tuscan town of about 4,000 people between Florence and Rome.
While in Jerusalem, Camilli became involved with two Palestinian partners in running an exhibition space and workshop for young artists, Slaney said.
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was a very good cameraman and editor and a lot of his best work was not from the battlefield. He was passionately interested in art and music, and it was in these areas that he turned in some of his best work, said Chris Slaney, former senior producer in Jerusalem.
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