Born in Frattamaggiore (Naples) in 1964 and resides in the province of Reggio Emilia. Self-taught photographer, appointed Master in Artistic Photography and admitted to the International Academy of Modern Art in Rome for artistic merit as a Member of Merit. Artistic coefficient certification with a score of 3.8.
My works have been acquired by museum institutions.
Selected by Vogue Italia and the Art+Commerce agency in New York, since 2015 invited to join the American agency for freelance photographers Blink in New York.
Publication of two of my photographic books by Corsiero editore : "La bellezza perduta" and "Otto ore"
Some of the awards, recognitions Third place, meda Bronze in the architecture and buildings section with the photo "The Wave" at the international competition ONE EYELAND AWARD 2013, Chennay - India. Finalist with two nominations at the international competition OASIS PHOTO CONTEST 2014, Chiaverano (Torino). Finalist with two photographs "Enchanted forest" and "New light" at the international competition THE INTERNATIONAL LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2014 in Melbourne - Australia. Both photos were included in the book TOP 101 Landscapes of the Year, pages no.92 and 117, published by Pt78; Pty Limited PO Box 351 Collaroy Beach, NSW 2097 Australia Selected as Photographer by Art+Commerce New York Agency in November 2014. Special mention and three honourable mentions with four photographs: "Beyond the visible". , "New light", "From my room in Pienza" and "The veil of the soul", participants in the international competition MIFA AWARD in October 2014, Moscow. Honourable mention with the photo "The Wave" in the architecture section at the international competition I.P.A. AWARD in September 2014, Los Angeles (U.S.A). Finalist with the photos "The Destruction" and "The Veil of the Soul" at the international competition ONE EYELAND AWARD in February 2014 Chennay - India. First place in the competition organised by the European Parliament in 2015 with the theme for the month of March: WOMEN with the photo "Spring". Honourable mention in the portrait section with the photo "Spring" in the international competition PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE Px3 AWARD in June 2105, Paris. Honourable mention with the photo "Legàmi" at the HOME Contest organized by IPA International Photography Award in May 2015, Los Angeles (U.S.A). Honourable mention with the portfolio "La civiltà industriale" and the photo "Il velo dell'anima" at the IPA International Photography Award Contest in June 2015, Los Angeles (U.S.A). Third place and bronze medal with the portfolio "Industrial civilisation" at the MIFA AWARD International Competition in October 2015, Moscow. Honourable mention in the portrait section with the photo "Spring" and in the landscape section with the photo "Lillaz" at the MIFA AWARD International Competition in October 2015, Moscow. Third place in the architecture section with the photo "The Wave" at the International Competition WORLD IN PHOTO AWARD in November 2015, London (UK). Third absolute prize in the CONTEMPORARY ART NEW TALENT section with the work "Il velo dell'Anima" at the 26th edition of the Art Exhibition ARTE PADOVA 2015. Honourable mention and medal of merit with the photo "Il filo spezzato" at the International Competition HIPA in March 2016, Dubai (UAE), April 2016. Second Prize with the project "VEGLIA" at the International Competition "Letteratura in scatti" organized by the publishing house Prospero Editore Milano "Letteratura a scatti 2016", September 2016. Two honourable mentions with the photos: Parole di vetro (Glass words) and La distruzione (Destruction), at the IPA International Photography Award in October 2016, Los Angeles (U.S.). A) Second Prize at the NOWART International Contemporary Art Exhibition Circuit in December 2016 One of my photographs from the project "La bellezza perduta" is the cover of the record album "BROKEN HOMELAND" by the French band Valparaiso, March 2017 Published in the magazine IL FOTOGRAFO issue 294 of June 2017 with the Portfolio "La bellezza perduta". Honourable mention with the photo "The lost beauty" at the International Contest ND Awards 2017 Three honourable mentions with the photos: The lost beauty, Esuvia and Beyond the visible, at the International Contest CHROMATICS AWARDS 2017, Prague,Czech Republic. Third Prize and bronze medal at the International Contest "The World's Top 10 Landscape Photographers 2017 Photo Contest" in October 2017, Chennay (INDIA). Honourable mention at the LICC London International Creativ Competion 2017 with the project VEGLIA. in the month of April 2017. London (ENGLAND. First Prize with the photo "The noise of silence" at the International Contemporary Art Exhibition NOWART fal 6 to 15 December 2017 in Bergamo, awarded by Denis Curti and in the presence of Vittorio Sgarbi. Third Prize and bronze medal at the International Competition "The World's Top 10 Black&White Photographers 2018 Photo Contest" in April 2018' Chennay (INDIA) Listed on Art Price U.S.A., March 2018 May 2018, my photographic book "LA BELLEZZA PERDUTA" published by Corsiero Editore Reggio Emilia. Finalist with two photographs at the MIRA Mobile Prize, May 2018 Oporto (Portugal) Finalist with the project "Il rumore del silenzio" at the International Competition of Photographic Art TAG PRICE, June 2018, Rome. Awarded the Recognition of Merit in Art and Criticism in Aesthetic Semiotics by the President for the work "L'Amore violato" at the International Academic Prize for Poetry and Contemporary Art Apollo Dionisiaco, Rome November 2018 Third Prize and Bronze Medal at the International Competition "The World's Top 10 Landscape Photographers 2018 Photo Contest" in October 2018, Chennay (INDIA). Awarded the President's Recognition of Merit in Art and Criticism in Aesthetic Semiotics for the work "The Missing Part... "at the International Academic Award for Poetry and Contemporary Art Apollo Dionysian of Rome November 2019 First Prize in the International Contest "Chromantic Tribute to Alex webb with the Portfolio "Eight hours" organized by DoArt Trieste Photo Days, in July 2020 Award of the Merit in Art and Aesthetic Semiotics Criticism of the president for the work "The newspaper" at the International Academic Award for Poetry and Contemporary Art Apollo Dionysian of Rome September 2020