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A day with Simone Barraco

Last October I was in Genoa for some experimental shooting with Simone Barraco, taking advantages of a short period of time while he wasn't abroad for some BMX tour. I didn't even want to shoot...

FIAT Freestyle Team Picture Awards

The first selection of about 60 photos of FIAT Freestyle Team Picture Awards is finally online. You can jump to FFT Facebook page and vote for my pictures (and the ones of my colleagues, of course):...

Red Bull Speed Day and Kart Fight

On this website, you will find a previous post about Red Bull Speed Day activities at the Bologna Motor Show, with some shots of Formula 1 show runs. But during RBSD there was lot more  happening on...

Formula 1 at Red Bull Speed Day Motor Show

I worked at several editions of Motor Show Bologna, covering both the trade show and the action taking place in the outer area. After a short break, this year I got back to the track for a full report...

FIAT Freestyle Team Picture Awards preview

Last spring I was busy shooting in the French Alps, Barcelona and on the Basque coast for a very special project of FIAT Freestyle Team: several riders of different sports travelled together with a...

Kart racing

I got the change to shoot different kart races in the last weeks. First, I spent a day on the track with karting new kid on the block Collin Daley Jr: this young Jamaican is destined for greatness in...

Ride the Palace

I've been in Sofia, Bulgaria, to cover Red Bull Ride the Palace for Media House. The event took place in the National Palace of Culture, a past communist time icon, the largest multifunctional...

Crankers Magazine

Crankers is a new italian magazine focused on bikes and bicycle lifestyle. Edited by the same guys behind Crackers Magazine, you would expect many product reviews, talks about clothing and streetstyle...

Back to school: INVICTA diary

I still remember my diary, back at the first year of high school: a thick agenda filled with notes, drawings, punk lyrics and skateboarding pictures ripped from magazines. After all these years,...

Simone Barraco on Sportweek

Here there's a picture of Simone Barraco barspinning over Montjuic fontain in Barcelona. I took this photo during FIAT Freestyle Picture Awards tour, and it's not even the best one of the session: I'm...

BMX in B&W

I was flipping through some old BMX pictures and I noticed these black and white images: the top one is Kevin Kalkoff, wallride on a Colmar bridge in 2006 ; the second one is Perico on Genoa...

Breakdance at the Spinking Academy

Board sports differ from other individual sports for the way you photograph them: for racing, the action covers a lapse of time, and a good racing photo shows the zing, the dynamic and the movement in...

Matteo Manassero

If you're a golf maniac, Red Bull Hole in All is just for you: shut down the computer, grab an iron and go in the street to look for some holes. Be creative, and rely on your golfer best skills. Oh,...

Hells Gate

Hell's Gate at Il Ciocco, Lucca, is one of the hardest enduro competitions in the world, comparable to Herberg Hare Scramble: about 100 riders took part of 2012 race, but only for made it to the...

WRC with Toni Cairoli and Andrea Dovizioso

Trofeo Memorial Bettega sure is one of the highlights of Bologna Motor Show: the best WRC drivers and other motorsports racers compete on a tarmac and mud circuit. For winter 2011 edition, Red Bull...

This will destroy you: Jacopo Carozzi

I first met Jacopo Carozzi about three years ago as he came to the IUTER head quarter to get some free clothes and stickers: he was a shy twelve years old kid, too small for the XS tshirt, so he...

BMX coverage

Lately I wasn't massively on the road with my pals Simone Barraco and Stefan Lantschner, but still I got the chance to shoot their latest actions. During the summer I was at Stefan hometown Bozen to...

Incentive events

Ferrari tours of Italy and sailing challenges are just some of the activities I shoot during incentive meeting and team building events with Action Squad. Action Squad is a professional image and...

A Day with chef Pino Lavarra

Hangar 7 in Salzburg is Red Bull aircraft museum, and it includes the Michelin starred restaurant Ikarus. Every month the restaurant hosts a guest chef, and soon it will be time for Campania based...

Alessandro Barbero in Langhe

Red Bull gave me the change to witness, once again, the incredible riding of Alessandro Barbero. Alessandro was one of the very first BMX riders I got on film, and we shared a lot of  miles...

Summer 2011 climbs

This summer I spent a lot of time in the montains, and for once I wasn't shooting other people having fun on a board or a bike: I was the one enjoying the ride (and sweating a lot). With a growing...

Vans Spring Classic 2011

The VANS Off The Wall Spring Classic is a one of a kind skateboard contest that gathers the best miniramp skaters of the world on the sunny beach of Varazze, Italy. About 5.000 people come for the...

Vespa Meeting on Lingotto rooftop

Lingotto was FIAT automobile factory in Turin: cars where built on a line that went up through the building, and inished cars emerged at rooftop level, where there was a rooftop test track. This old...

Full Munny snowboard shooting

I had not a lot of opportunities to shoot snowboarding this winter: don't get me wrong, I spent a lot of time in the montains, but I preferred to ride myself instead of taking photos to others having...