born in Rome (1988) and based between Rome and Genoa.
Camillo is mostly interested in personal and long-term projects trough the combination of the anthropological approach and the photographic medium.
In the last five years he has been working in the valley of Kashmir, India, at first documenting the political conflict between the population and the Indian administration, and later trying to explore a more personal and oneiric approach to the issue.
In 2017 he received one of the Alexia Foundation Student Grant to keep working in the region.
He is one of the 20 artists selected for the FOAM Talent 2020.
Camillo is a lecturer at the Quasar Institute for Advanced Design in Rome.
His projects received several awards such as LensCulture B&W, Short Story at World Report Award, Feature Shoot Emerging Photographer, 1st prize at Fotoleggendo, 1st prize at Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards.
His photographs have been exhibited in festivals, galleries and museums in US, Italy, England, Australia, Spain, India, Israel, Lithuania, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates.
2018 - Masterclass NOOR - Nikon, Turin 2017 - The Kalish - Visual Editing Workshop - Rochester Institute of Technology, USA 2017 - Master Degree in Contemporary Photojournalism at Officine Fotografiche, Rome 2015 - Master Degree in Anthropology at University of Turin 2012 - Bachelor Degree in Political Science at Roma Tre University, Rome
Clients / Publications
Time - Der Spiegel - Polka - National Geographic - Internazionale - BuzzFeed - Mashable - Il Reportage - TRT World - Gazeta Wyborcza - So Foot - Il Manifesto - Left - Südwind Magazin - New Frame - Positive Magazine
Dude - Phi Centre - Enel
Selected - Foam Talent 2020 3rd Place - Cosmos PDF Award 2019 Shortlist - Unseen Dummy Award 2019 Shortlist - ICP / GOST First Photo Book Award 2019 Shortlist - Lucie Foundation Emerging Artist Scholarship 2019 Winner - Best Rising Talent Gomma Grant 2019 Winner - Portrait of Humanity 2019 Winner - The Magenta Foundation - Flash Forward 2019 Finalist - Emerging Photography Award - Miami Photo Fest 2019 Finalist - Premio Marco Pesaresi 2019 Finalist - Head On Photo Awards 2019 Shortlist - Athens Photo Festival 2019 Shortlist - Conceptual - Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2019
1st Place - LensCulture - Black & White Awards 2018 1st Place - World Report Award - Lodi, Short Story 2018 1st Place - Single Image - Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards 2018 1st Place - Fotoleggendo 2018 3rd Place - Il Reportage Photojournalism Award 2018 Winner - Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Award 2018 Shortlist - Post Conflict - Getxophoto International Image Festival 2018 Shortlist - Gomma Grant 2018 Selected - NOOR-Nikon Masterclass in Turin 2018 Selected - No Place Like Home - Gulf Photo Plus: Dubai's Center For Photography 2018 Finalist - Premio Ponchielli 2018 Finalist - Meitar Award - Photo Israel 2018 Finalist - Body - Photography Grant and Magazine Awards 2018 Finalist - Festival of Photojournalism Vilnius Photo Circle 2018 Honourable Mention - IAFOR Documentary Photography Award 2018 Honourable Mention - ND Awards Photo Contest 2018 Alexia Foundation Award of Excellence Student Grant 2017 1st Place - Conflict - MIFA 2017 2nd Place - Editorial - MIFA 2017 Silver Medal - General News - PX3 2017 Shortlist - Reportage and One Shot - Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2017 Remarkable Award - Storytelling - SIPA 2017 Honourable Mention - Photojournalism - International Photographer of the Year 2017 Honourable Mention - Photojournalism - Monochrome Awards 2017
Exhibitions Solo 2020 Officine Fotografiche, Milan, IT - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Officine Fotografiche, Rome, IT - "The valley of shadows"
Group 2020 Royal Photographic Society, Bristol, UK - "The valley of shadows"
2019 Aperture Gallery, New York, US - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Format Festival, Derby, UK - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Unseen Dummy Award, Amsterdam, NET - "Monsoons never cross the mountains" 2019 Head On Photo Festival, Sydney, AUS - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Rescontres photographiques, Montpellier, FR - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Estação Imagem, Coimbra, POR, - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Miami Photo Fest, Miami, US - "The valley of shadows" 2019 Lishui Photography Festival, CH - "Made in Napoli"
2018 Festival della Fotografia Etica, Lodi, IT - "The valley of shadows" 2018 Getxophoto International Image Festival, Getxo, SP - "The valley of shadows" 2018 Gulf Photo Plus: Dubai's Center For Photography, Dubai, UAE - "Endless winter" 2018 Photo Is:rael, Tel Aviv, IS - "The valley of shadows" 2018 Festival of Photojournalism Vilnius Photo Circle, Vilnius, LIT - "The valley of shadows" 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards, Kuala Lumpur MAL - "Endless winter" 2017 Indian Photography Festival, Hyderabad, IN - "Endless winter" 2017 Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival, Tbilisi, GEO - "Endless winter"