He was born in L'Aquila in 1982. He graduated in Performing Arts from University of Bologna in 2006, with a thesis about Matteo Garrone's movies. Since 2009 he's working as a freelance photographer and, during the same year, he takes part to a masterclass in “Photojournalism&Multimedia”, organised by Contrasto. In 2011 he works as a photographer for Tico Times, in Costa Rica. Now he works as a freelance in Europe, Middle East and Southern America. His photos were published on important national and international magazines like Time, Le Monde, Vanity Fair, Elle, Wired and more.