CARLOLANDUCCI

Carlo Landucci is born in 1963 at Castiglion Fiorentino (AR). As impassioned biker has participated to important national and international competitions of enduro and motocross, moments in which he experiments his first photographic experiences.

The real activity of press-photographer starts subsequently with the trips in Africa side of his friend pilots Fabrizio Meoni  in the glorious years of the Paris-Dakar. Carlo immediately falls in love with the African Continent. The great spaces, the silences, the wild nature, but especially the faces of children, conquer him to the point that all his efforts to come will be dedicated to the support of this land and it's people. Meanwile his job of press-photographer is tightly tied up to Africa. Between the photographic exhibitions and publications relating we remember Maskhara - Quattro passi nel cuore dell'Africa (2004), Giocattoli ed oggetti curiosi dal mondo (2006), L'albero Mormorante - Costumi e religioni (2009), La sfida di una vita- in collaboration with the potter Matteo Capitini.

Occhi della speranza (2012). Il canto (2015).

 In these years Carlo has never abandoned his contacts with the world of the sport, he has been official photographer of the first three editions of the Merzuoga Rally, an international competition that takes place  in Morocco and involves pilots of all Europe, and he has collaborated with the historical brand MV Agusta following the Italian championship SBK. The deep contact with the African reality has pushed Carlo to found in 2002 "Gli occhi della speranza", an association ONLUS born thanks to the power of a dream shared by a group of friends, that today work mainly in Zambia and Sierra Leone.