Welcome to my website, and thanks for stopping by. If you’re here you probably want to learn a few more things about who I am and what I do.
I was born in August 1989 in south-west England, but grew up near Venice, Italy. I spent most of my childhood and teenage years flying back and forth between Italy and the UK. Travelling has always been a huge part of my life, and I honestly can’t imagine living any other way. I love being always on the go and not knowing what the future holds. I used to think that as I’d grow older I’d start to settle down a bit, but in fact it’s the exact opposite.
I grew up surrounded by passionate photographers - from my own parents all the way down to my grandfather, whose Canon A1 has now found a permanent home in my camera bag. The shelves and coffee tables filled with the yellow borders of National Geographic magazines was a common sight, and being extremely curious and conscious of the environment when every other kid at school didn't have a clue of what laid beyond their own fence is something I am now extremely grateful for.
I was always very aware of my creative side - as a kid I loved reading and writing, and at the age of 11 I started playing guitar, and spent the best part of 12 years perfecting that art.
My passion for photography began in my early 20s, after completing a photography course at university. At that time I was mostly shooting film, and although there was something romantic about having to wait for the photos to be developed before anyone could see them, I was more than happy when digital came along. And that's when my career as a photographer actually began.
In September 2012 I left Italy and moved to London - I didn't bring much with me, but my Canon camera went everywhere I did. I used the city streets as my training ground, photographing everything - from traditional street photography to night-time cityscapes. I quickly started working with local businesses, and soon enough became a concert photographer for one of the main promotion companies in the UK.
Every night I would go to a different venue in London to photograph bands, from emerging all the way up to world-famous superstars such as Hunter Hayes, Andy Timmons, Bo Ningen. As I worked my way up the ranks, I started to work directly for the bands and their managements, and I was soon shooting at places such as The O2 Arena and Wembley Stadium.
As my network grew bigger and bigger, I began connecting with people from different industries, and soon enough I was shooting motorsports around Europe, fashion shows in London and commercial shoots for designers in large studios. I also did voluntary work as a photojournalist for NGO International Alert from 2013 to 2015, with photos published on numerous national newspapers including 'The Guardian'.
Since 2016 I've lived in 4 different countries across Europe, pushing myself to grow both personally and professionally.
Photography is an incredibly powerful tool, that allows us to tell stories in every language without using words. My mission is to tell the stories of this planet, raising awareness in this loud and chaotic world that we call home.
"Photography is an incredibly powerful tool, that allows us to tell stories in every language without using words. My mission is to tell the stories of this planet, raising awareness in this loud and chaotic world that we call home."