Born in Naples (Italy) in 1953, my family moved soon to Rome. Since I was a teen I practiced spearfishing, and soon I had my Scuba Diving licence, in late 70's. In 1982 I became an Anis instructor and started to shoot underwater with an Ikelite 110, then with Nikonos and started to run in photographic contests with good placements. Then I left the instructor's work and started to travel and shoot for my own pleasure, together with my soulmate Concetta and my daughter Claudia. In 1985 and 1987 I was in Sinai, a...visit profile →
I currently live in Portovenere, a small town in Linguria, Italy overlooking the sea. I am a ship designer for a major Italian company. In 2007 I obtained my first PADI brevet, and in 2009 I started underwater photography using a compact camera. In March 2010 I bought my first DSLR camera.
Most of my diving is done in the Mediterranean Sea considering my close proximity, though I try to take at least one trip a year. Since the purchase of my DSLR I have only been able to visit the Philippines, Tulamben and Komodo with Arenui, but I am planning two trips...visit profile →