Giuseppe Laera was born in 1992 in Puglia. During his Bachelor's studies in Communication Languages and Cultures at the University of Siena, he showed great interest in Visual Anthropology. He conducted his Major researching on the power of images and their ability to transmit emotions, establishing empathic contacts with their viewers.
After studying Communication and Media in Denmark for a semester during his BA, in 2017 he decided to pursue his passion completing a Master's degree in Photojournalism at the Higher Institute of Photography in Rome.
Being strongly passionate about travelling, Giuseppe evolved as a naturalist photographer, predominantely using photographic storytelling to investigate the position of man in the environmental sphere. He currently works as a freelancer documenting religious faiths, traditional craftsmanship knowledge, historical memories and present traces of peasant lives.
Abitata Pietra | Atlante del paesaggio rupestre
Futuro Arcaico osservatorio digitale
Arcipelago 19 | Atlante visivo della Pandemia
Photolux Travel photogrraphy 2019 | finalista