Luca Morgantini is an Italian documentary photographer and teacher of photography mostly focused on social and scientific issues. In addition of that he works fo assignments for events, commercials and fashion as a freelance photographer.
He studied photography in Florence (Apab and Marangoni) and Boston at the New England School Of Photography (NESOP). Once he had finished his studies in General Biology at the Childrenâ€™s Hospital he decided to put all his effort into portraying his own interpretation of reality through the lens of the camera.
Among several collaborations such as photographer Alessandro Bencini, Fzero Studio, e-Pitti, De Biasi, he has also worked with the Terra Project collective and is now developing his own photography projects around the World.
He holds photography courses and workshops for schools and private clients. He has developed over the years his own course of photography exploring the several aspects of this fascinating subject. During his lectures he focuses his attention on the history, techniques, point of views, interpretations and projects.
His irrepressible street photographer nature and spirit has led to several exhibitions of his projects being held in galleries and artist's studios in Italy and abroad.
His own photography is based on an attention to composition and searching for the light in order to draw out the image with its own melancholy and dark bitter sweet feeling atmosphere that often reflects the personality of the artist.
He is currently based in Berlin where he works and develops his own photography projects.