"I believe it is in the nature of humankind to be attracted, and sometimes, upset, by what is different from us, as in a way it represents our opposite, our contrasting personality. I never found it easy to show my emotions and my sensitivity, to express my real self and let go completely, displaying my vulnerability. I guess this is why what attracts me most in weddings: the ability to capture the emotions expressed without filters, with no fear of showing what you really are and what you are feeling. A smile, a hearty laugh, tears you’d like to hide, an emotional hug, these intimate moments fascinate and seduce me, and this is what I base my photography on. Static poses created with affected emotions are not my cup of tea; I want true spontaneity"...
Prizes awarded and acknowledgements
2012 – Wedding of the year, ANFM (Italy)
2013 – Photographer of the year, ANFM (Italy)
2013 – Among the 20 best world photographers according to the Fearless Association (USA)
2014 – Among the 10 best world photographers according to ISPWP (USA),
2014 – Second world photographer according to WPJA (Wedding Photojournalist Association- USA)
2014- Second world photographer for the My Wed Contest (Russia), 7000 photographers from all over the world.
2015 – Currently among the 20 best world photographers according to Fearless.
2015 – Photographer of the year, ANFM (Italy)
About 200 photographs awarded in the last five years in national and international contests
Award Winning Photos
The Wedding Photojournalist Association proudly recognizes the accomplishments and creative excellence of Andrea. The following awards have been earned by Andrea from the WPJA. These achievements come with great merit considering the high level of competition that a member faces in the contests.