a quick and improvised portrait session at my Studio

February, time to try something new, buying new toys for my work and mostly time to have some fun in relax. 2 days ago I received my new beauty dish and I wanted to try some quick portrait so I called my friend Vidhya to check if she was available for a 30 minutes session and she even brought a friend so we ended having good time and trying some different things.   this is the result,…

My first time as a Judge to an international contest

Hello guys   Today it’s not about the pictures, it’s about a new experience: I will be part of the jury for an international contest and I am so honored that they choose me. I think it will be nice to see how many colleagues from all over the world approach the wedding and all the different styles, it will be hard work but it will be very interesting for me here’s the link https://wpa2018.wedbox.com/jury/  …

A scottish wedding in San Galgano, Tuscany

As you can see from my recent posts the previous wedding season has been a very happy one and it could not have a better ending than this, a very fun scottish wedding with a lovely ceremony in San Galgano Abbey, Tuscany, followed by a great reception and party at Tenuta di Papena . I was pretty excited when I knew that Ashleigh and Maurice chose me as their wedding photographer since I never had the chance to…

Northern elegance in Tuscany – Wedding in Borgo Stomennano

I live and work in a lucky area, not so many places attracts people from all over the world as Tuscany does and I think this is one of the key to keep getting better and better in this job since we happen to work with so many different cultures. In late september I had the chance to be the photographer at Pernille and Henrik‘s wedding in the majestic Borgo Stomennano, one of the most beautiful wedding location…

Highlights from my 2018 wedding season [VIDEO]

Hi everyone!   it’s time to look back at this amazing wedding season, what’s better that a short video with pictures from some of my 2018 weddings?   bookings for 2019 weddings in Tuscany, Italy or Worldwide (yes, I travel too) are open and I have still some free slot so….hurry up if you wish to have me as your wedding photographer!  

A romantic wedding in San Galgano abbey

Ok, I admit it. I love shooting in San Galgano Abbey, one of the gem we have in Tuscany.  Can you blame me ?   When I got the first e-mail from Mari, a spanish girl living in Australia, I already felt that this could be a fun wedding and now I can say that my feelings were right from the start. A very romantic wedding made of vows, poems, an opera singer and string, a…

Ylenia & Andrea: an emotional wedding in Tuscany

I like first times.  It’s always a challenge to me. This was the first time I was shooting a fellow wedding photographer getting married so I had  a lot of responsibilty being chosen from a person that does my same job!   The wedding was held at Villa di Striano, Borgo San Lorenzo (in Mugello area), a wonderful location that I really enjoyed shooting at.   Ylenia and Andrea made everything simple for me since…

Engagement in Florence

I love my city. I think that’s easy to understand since it’s also on my skin. I also love working in Florence so what could be better than an October engagement shooting with the best view over Florence ?   Hazal and Chris are a sweet couple from New York City that I had the chance to portrait before their special day (they chose our  Tuscanywed service), it was very easy for me working with…

Destination wedding in San Galgano

Everyone has his own dream and goals, one of my main one was shooting a wedding in San Galgano abbey and…. it happened 3 times in a row this season. Can you imagine how happy I was ?   Jamie and Shin are a cool and sweet couple from the US that choose me to be their wedding photographer on their special day in Tuscany, I really need to thank them since this was one…

An Indian – Lebanese wedding in Tuscany

Oh what a colorful wedding it was ! Shelly and Farid’s wedding was one of the nicest wedding I had the chance to shoot, it wasn’t just for the nice couple they are, it wasn’t just for the exotic and colorful ceremony, it wasn’t just for the lovely villa di Lilliano and the amazing setting. It was, mostly, for their welcoming families. It was cool to see the people coming from different countries and cultures…

Corso base di Fotografia

Ciao a tutti! come ogni anno terrò un nuovo corso base dedicato a chi vuole imparare le basi della fotografia e a chi gia scatta ma vuole affinarsi in modo pratico e divertente.   come sempre si tratta di 4 lezioni in studio, una serata di ritratti in studio ed un’uscita con “esame” a cui seguirà un’analisi degli scatti di ogni partecipante.   trovate tutti i dettagli sulla locandina

Wedding in Vincigliata Castle – Castello di Vincigliata, Tuscany

Imagine a beautiful Castle with a beautiful view over Florence. Imagine a gorgeous couple. Imagine the elegance. Imagine the beauty.   If you imagine all this together then you don’t need to take a look at Consuelo & Alberto’s wedding pictures ! 🙂   Consuelo contacted me about a year ago since she was looking for a wedding photographer and she knew my work from Instagram, we met, we talked about art and theatre and then…

Intimate dutch wedding in Certaldo, Tuscany

Are you looking for a perfect place for an intimate wedding in Tuscany ? Certaldo should be on the top of your list.   Iris & Wouter are a dutch couple that choose Certaldo (old town) as location for their intimate wedding and got married in Santi Tommaso e Prospero church, the oldest church in Certaldo (built during Middle age). They were very happy and moved during the ceremony , it all felt special thanks to the special…

“is it going to rain?” wedding in Vignamaggio, Tuscany

September is my favourite month to shoot wedding, I love the light, I love the weather and I love that usually I get some day off in late august 🙂 Sometimes September might have a bad sense of humor and decide that it’s going to deliver lightning and thunders and this happened at Louise and Stephen’s wedding. Even if the wedding planner had a cool plan B, the couple wanted  an outdoor ceremony (and I…

First shooting after the full switch to Sony

After being a Nikon guys for years in august I fully switched to Sony and I didn’t want to shoot a wedding without trying properly all my new gear. What’s better than a shooting in one of my most loved locations with a beautiful girl named Costanza ? I shot with a couple of Sony A7 III, sigma 35 art and zeiss batis 85mm and I could not be happier about the result, even if this was…

The italian wedding

hello guys!   You might know me for my destination weddings works but I still like to shot also italian wedding when I have a nice feelings with the couple! Nastasia contacted me more than a year ago since she was following my jobs and asked for a meeting to discuss about their wedding, as soon as we met I felt that it would have been a fun wedding and it was indeed. Nastasia and…

Destination wedding in Val d’Orcia

We are blessed to live in Tuscany, we have such a wide range of places, views, hills, mountains and a nice sea, but only a few can match the beauty of Val d’Orcia country. That’s why Dannika and Tommaso choose Terre di Nano as location for their lovely wedding ! I talked to the couple some time before the wedding day by skype and I was happy to find that we were on the same page…

Sadie & Andreas. Wedding at Casale De’ Pasquinelli

Even after a lot of weddings it still happens to work in new location and different areas of Tuscany. For the special day of Sadie and Andreas (a lovely couple from Seattle, US) I discovered Casale De Pasquinelli, a nice location on the hills over Capannori, an area I never worked in. It was everything on location, from getting ready up to the party so it was very relaxed and all the people could enjoy…

From California to Tuscany with LOVE

Try to mix a nice couple, romantic moments, tears of joy, a nice location and Tuscany , that’s the right recipy for a very nice wedding day! Michelle and Steven are a couple from California, US that got married at Casale del Marchese , a nice location in Bettolle (tuscany), in June. The bride was surrounded by happy family and friends, it was a very relaxed getting ready with moments for a good laugh and some…

Wedding under the Tuscan Sun

I am in full wedding season but I could not wait to show you this beautiful wedding in Val d’Orcia! Alison and James are a sweet couple from New York that got married in the stunning Locanda in Tuscany   in Val d’Orcia, a place with a magnificent view over the hills and where we could witness a romantic sunset just before dinner. oh what a day! Everything was perfectly planned by Happening  and the couple was…

Trying my new gear (sony A7III, Zeiss Batis 85mm, Samyang AF 35 2.8, DJI Spark Drone).

Maybe it wasn’t a smart idea adding some new gear during wedding season but I am always so curious to try new things so I recently bought a Sony A III mirrorless camera, a Zeiss Batis 85 mm, a Samyang AF 35 2.8 and a DJI Spark Drone.   I already used them during my latest photoshoots and I was quite happy about them but I did not had the chance to try them without any …

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