He was born in Colorno (Parma) in 1963. After his diploma from the Centro Riccardo Bauer in Milan he moved to Rome and devoted himself to social reportage and scene photography. At the same time he continued his studies while investigating the possibility of representing and expressing light. Since the 1990s he became interested in experimenting with artificial light and its potential to redesign and reinvent space and the landscape. Alongside this he also takes photo campaigns for companies, institutions, communication agencies, and magazines.