ABOUT Guido Castagnoli was born in Turin, Italy, 1976. After his degree in Advertising Graphics and Communication, he began his career as an AD for a prominent advertising agency in Milan. His interest in photography came about, as he shot his first pictures with the old Leica belonging to his family. During the following years he gave up his position at the agency to pursue a path completely devoted to photography. His work has been exhibited in public and private institutions in Italy, U.S.A., Germany, England and Japan. He lives with his wife Seiko and their three children in Berlin, Germany". Some Clients: New York Times, Financial Times, Monocle Magazine, Elle Decor, i-D Magazine, Sleek Magazine, Muse Magazine, Liberation, Bosch, Volkswagen, Scanorama Magazine, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Easyjet, Outfittery, Organic By John Patrick. Sony World Photography Awards. Guido Castagnoli was awarded 2nd place in Landscapes, Professional Category, at the 2011 Sony World Photography Awards.