Documentary photographer oriented toward the investigation of contemporary, social, cultural and identity related issues.
Over the last twenty years he has explored different approaches: from photojournalistic essays to portrait stories to long term documentary based projects.
He has worked primarily in Africa, in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean area and in Latin America.
His portrait story “Sapologie” has been awarded a World Press Photo in 2010.
His work “In Case of Loss” has been widely published and exhibited.
His series “The Rescue” has recently received the Voies Off Arles - Prix de la Critique 2016.
His works have been exhibited in galleries, public institutions and international events such as Rencontres d’Arles 1999, Visa Perpignan 2000, Festival di Fotografia di Roma 2006, Fotografica Bogotà 2010, Houston Fotofest 2011, 4th Fotofestival Germany 2011, FIFV Valparaiso Chile 2013, Photovisa Festival Russia 2014, Getxo Photo Spain 2015, Voies Off Arles 2016, Indian Photo Festival 2017 and others.
Publications include Internazionale, l’Espresso, TimeLightbox, Courrier International, OjodePez, GUP, Colors, Leica Magazine, Russkij Reporter, l’Europeo, Photonews, Kwartalnik Fotografia, among others.
He has run workshops in Italy, Egypt, Kenia, Colombia, Chile and Mexico.