I was born in 1983 in Milan, Italy, a city that I love. I have always had a passion for photography. While completing my University studies in Economics I served as an assistant photographer to Mr. Bob Krieger, with whom I focused on Fashion Photography and Portraits, and I have studied Photo-journalism at John Kaverdash Academy in Milan with Sandro Iovine. Upon my graduation in February 2007, I decided to devote all my energy and effort to fulfilling my dream of becoming a professional photo-journalist focusing on news and current events in Italy for national main news agency ANSA and European EPA. My pictures have been published on many newspeapers and magazines, such as TIME, The Wall Street Journal, China Daily, Sport Week, El Pais, Wired, Vanity Fair. Currently I'm an independent photographer focused on personal projects and reportages. My editorial production is distributed by LUZ photoagency. In 2012 I decided to follow my interest in the authorial part of photography and I developed a concept to expose the works of professional photographers in a new way: I founded Around Gallery, a “Pop-Up” gallery with no fixed location. Around Gallery displays ground breaking photographic exhibitions for short periods in different locations around Milan, Italy and..