I am back to Italy. I am working for a big movie production as a still and backstage photographer until August 8th. I'll come back to New York in september. You can reach me by email or at my italian mobile number +39 335 80 69 085 See you soon and have a great summer!
For the ones that didn't have the possibility to partecipate at the opening of my exhibition, here a link to watch the pictures exposed. But I think that watching them printed in a very large format and hanged on the walls of the Nimba Cafè, is a better experience! You could do it until may 7th or 8th. But maybe I am going to organize a closing party as well! See you around!
I had the possibility and the honour to work for MARIONETTE CARLO COLLA, a 200 years old traditional marionettes company of Milan. I realized the backstage pictures of the play "Sleeping Beauty" at New Victory Theater of New York. You can see the pictures clicking here
My last assignment on Bill De Blasio's campaign has been published this morning on "IL - il Sole 24ore" magazine. I shot the cover page picture as well as all the images for the entire article. You can check it out CLICKING HERE.
Today CALIBRO 35, an italian band, announced the release of their new album with a promo video shot by me, edited by Nicole Cardin. HERE's the link to the video on Rolling Stone Magazine Italia website.
I'm going back to Tehran, where I'll meet my mother and half of my family for the first time in 15 years. Therefore I will go to discover a part of me buried in the past. It will be a deep trip in my memories, wish me luck. So, i am out of the office from april 27 until may 11. I'll be checking emails intermittently, but feelings very often...
PICCOLO TEATRO DI MILANO honored me with choosing me as the official still photographer of the new BOB WILSON's theatre play ODYSSEY. He is one of the most famous and relevant theatre director and artist of the last century. Commissioned work by the Piccolo Teatro's archive. You can see a PDF presentation of some shots CLICKING HERE
I worked as official photographer at the MILANO FOOD EXPERIENCE 2013 organized by Mondadori. An important event on the close relationship between food and design during the Salone del Mobile. A lot of famous chefs and designers working together to create the tastier and good looking food ever made.
I made the official photos of LUCA RONCONI's 80th birthday event. He is the artistic director of the Piccolo Teatro di Milano and one of the most relevant italian theatre directors. Happy birthday "maestro" and congratulations for the receiving of the "keys of the city". Client PICCOLO TEATRO DI MILANO
I made the official promotional campaign for the new MARCO LEVI's album. It's an ironic campaign based on some invented and surreal phrases that some famous people said about him. You can see all the pictures CLICKING HERE
I made the official still photos of ANGELA FINOCCHIARO's new movie and the portrait of GIOVANNI STORTI for the official poster. Client AGIDI artists management agency. Click HERE to see the pictures they use for the promotion.
I spent 12 days in the city that never sleeps...and i didn't sleep too much too! I met a lot of people for pleasure and for work and I visit this gorgeous city. The idea is to move to NY in the beginning of the new year [Mayan prophecy allowing! ...eh eh eh]. As soon as possible I will publish the new gallery with the pics I made with my film camera during that days!
I made the photos for the catalogue of SELVA OBSCURA exhibition exposed in OFFICINE DELL'IMMAGINE contemporary art gallery. There was sculptures, paintings, installations and giant polaroids pictures from artists coming from all over the world.
In the last 12 days I was in Florence with Guglielmo Trupia to realize the italian part of an american documentary on the great artist Engels from New York. We spent a really good time with him. This is a portrait of him I made during that days.
I am working as still photographer for the pilot episode of DOC NICK serie. It's an italian production with a very young troupe that are working so hard with a very low budget. The first takes are really cool! Hope for the future!
The collaboration with CESARE MALFATTI goes on. I follow him in all his concerts to take pictures and to made some video experiments! This is the last portait I made after the concert at Santeria Milano. I upload some new portraits in the portrait gallery of this website.
I'm finally editing the pictures I made during the last NO TAV demostration in Val di Susa. It's my first analog work with an old Nikon FE camera directly from 1977!!! On tuesday I work hardly in the dark room of De Stefanis to print all the pictures. Coming soon the gallery!
After a long summer, I back to work...but with an assignment linked with the love I have with the sea! I made the still life photos of some of the first prize ship models of italian championships. It's a hand made ship builded in 8 years of hard work! Coming soon the still life photos gallery on this website!
I receive an invitation to partecipate at FOTOGRAFI PER L'ACQUA PUBBLICA . It's a found raising selling of photos to substain the public water referendum. There are a lot of images of famous photographers [like Gianni Berengo Gardin, Ferdinando Scianna, Gabriele Basilico...] and a photo of mine from the project REFLECTIONS OF LIFE !
My first newspaper cover! It's a double victory for me! The first day that sign the radical change in the city of Milan illustrated with a photo of mine on IL MANIFESTO ! We all cross fingers for the next two weeks!
It's finally printed the AMOR FOU 's book. I realised all the pictures, the graphic project and the impagination. Alessandro, the singer and composer, realised all the texts. I'm really excited! It's my first book! You can buy it at all their concerts around Italy. You can see a preview of some pages here.
The great master of photography GIANNI BERENGO GARDIN honored me viewing my brand new book on AMOR FOU band, a reportage of their tour. He really liked it! Special thanks to my girlfriend Donatella for the candid shot! Coming soon the preview of the book!
A new collaboration with SPIN 360 studio as
assistant photographer. I helped for the realization of the new Ariston hotpoint catalogue. Three days of hard work for a big "in location shooting" production.
I start a new collaboration with SPIN 360 studio as
assistant photographer. I helped for the realization of the new Ariston hotpoint catalogue. Five days of hard work for a big shooting production with very nice people! It was my first time in studio...I really enjoyed it!
It's finally online the official website of Aldo, Giovanni and Giacomo's new movie LA BANDA DEI BABBI NATALE.
I worked as a still and backstage photographer. All the pictures in the website are mine.
You can also see me in the trailer of the film at the minute 1.31 ! I
played for few seconds...I'm ready for the Academy Award...eh eh eh
I did the first part of the AMOR FOU 's "on the road" reportage of the tour. We went to
Teatro Ariston of Sanremo for the Premio Tenco award [they win the third prize]
and to Twiggy Club in Varese. I will be again on tour from 25th to 28th of
november in Sicily.
Aldo, Giovanni and Giacomo's new movie LA BANDA DEI BABBI NATALE is coming soon! I worked as a still and backstage
photographer. I took more than 1200 still pictures and about 800 backstage ones during two months of shooting. A collection of
pictures is available on the site of the magazine
l'Espresso and in
this gallery on my website. Who [ac]know[ledge]s
me will see me in front of the lens…perhaps you needn’t wait for
the 17th of December!…
The 4th of November ERA ORA is playing at the Teatro Filodrammatici in Milan. I made the official photo shoot for the poster and all the promo pictures
available here. The play directed by Corrado Accordino is performed by
Silvana Fallisi and Alfredo Colina.