Pier Nicola Bruno
Originally from Cortona, Southern Tuscany, Pier Nicola Bruno, born in 1979 and originally from Cortona, Southern Tuscany; after his studies he enrols at the University of Geology in Florence, where he will soon leave to move to Rome where he is filming at the studios of Cinecittà.
Over the years he collaborates for various advertisements and films including ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ soon becoming a location manager for Tuscany.
However, his true passion is still travelling and photography combined. In 2002, he consolidates these as he travels to Thailand for two months to photograph the Hill Tribes.
Upon returning in 2003 he moves to Milan and joins the R Bauer Photography School to pursue a career in Fashion Photography.
Continuing to take landscape photos and analysing the Tuscan territory where he grew up, he also begins working in fashion photography & advertising, firstly as an assistant getting to know and collaborating with photographers such as Annie Leibovitz, Mario Testino and Ellen Von Unwerth, thereafter working as a photographer himself.
Pier Nicola collaborates with many magazines in the Conde Nast Group, Hearst Magazines, Mondadori, Rcs Periodici & Hachette Rusconi and various Italian & foreign fashion companies.
Currently Pier Nicola is based in Milan, he continues to travel and work between New York, Paris & London. His love for travel, new adventures and photography keeps him constantly on the move always looking for the next place to photograph. His love for his homeland is infinite and constantly has him returning to Tuscany.