Born in Catania (Sicily, South of Italy) in 1978. He approaches the Photography in the early years of the University: after working as a biologist in Africa, decided to focus completely on the creative path, becoming Art Director and Creative Web Designer for various advertising agencies. Andrea experiments various photographic genres, focusing in 2014 on street photography that considers, such as jazz, “an extemporaneous improvisation on the theme of life.” In the same year he founded fotostreet.it the blog entirely dedicated to street photography in which he reviews and shares his experiences in the street, spreading techniques, tips information, approaches resulted from the ongoing study and research.
He has received numerous prizes and awards, among which are mentioned: the honorable mentions to ‘IPA 2015 – International Photography Awards; Px3 Photography competition for the editions 2013, 2014 and 2015; FIIPA 2016 – FIOF International Photography Awards in the category Street Photography. He enters in the cluster of street photographers selected by the WSP – World Street Photography community and among the 105 international authors published in the World Street Photography Book 2015 and 2016. It has recently been listed among the 20 most influential international street photographers of 2016 by d and readers of the online magazine streethunters.net
His photography ranges over from color to black and white, his extravagant vision is always more irreverent helped by the hard and aggressive Sicilian light . Today, he shows more than 500 shots in Vogue, he is an active member of the collective Italian Street Photography ISP and selected author of the international community WSP: World Street Photography.