about me

I was born in Taranto, an industrial city on south east Italy, I graduated in archeology at Bari University in 2005.
I Started to work as photographer in 2013 as paparazzo, the same year it began my collaboration for the local photo/news agency Fotolive in Brescia and dedicating to photojournalism.

In 2014 I went to Donbass, East Ukraine region now under pro-Russia separatist control, I had to stay only two weeks, I have been there two months.
I went back to Ukraine more times, documenting the life of internal refugees, orphans and the normal people on both sides of the fire lines.

I currently studying the Russian language, and I'm dedicating to a personal project in Italy.



• 2017/Aug-Sept «Violence in Ukraine», Brescia

• 2012/Apr «C'è vita alla SLOI», Taranto

• 2009/Aug Collective «Un anno di set in Puglia», Martano - Lecce.


Silver @ Prix de la Photographie Paris - «Gagjali, the hospital at the frontline»

Bronze @ Moscow Int. Photo Awards - «Gagjali, the hospital at the frontline»

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