Andrea Sampoli was born in Siena in the year 1977. He has been committing with wedding photography for several years now. After living important experiences in the Art world (he has indeed published for the magazines “Play Boy Italia” and “Art Tribune”) and staging important exhibitions in prestigious Italian and foreign Art galleries (“Wikiarte”, “Magazzini del sale”) decided that his main activity in Siena and in Tuscany would be wedding photography.
Keen expert of Siena, Florence, San Gimignano, Pienza, San Quirico d’Orcia, Montalcino, Monteriggioni, the “Chianti” hills and the “Crete Senesi”, Andrea Sampoli has taken wedding photos in Siena, Firenze, in Chianti side, in Arezzo, Perugia, Assisi, Gubbio, all around Tuscany and in several Italian sites: Como Lake, Bellagio and Cinque Terre
Andrea Sampoli is also teaching in the School Studiumfotografia where he greets every year a lot of students. Andrea is currently professor of photographic techniques and technologies in the Department of Communication Sciences, University of Siena. Furthermore, he organizes several workshops in Italian, English and German language by going along with amateur and professional photographers in the discovery of Tuscany and its wonderful outlooks
Since October 2012, Andrea Sampoli has been endorsed as a Google photographer and has taken part in developing the Google Project “Business photo”.
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.
I love behind-the-scenes moments and this was a great example. It is easy to get caught up in what is happening with the bride and not 'see' the little details going on around her. This was a sweet detail from the day.