Brescia, BS, Italia
Francesca Volpi (b.1985) www.francescavolpi.com
is a freelance Italian photographer based in Rome. Her primarily interested in underreported social and environmental issues, and she feels the need to communicate these stories through any suitable media. She works primarily on self- initiated long-term personal projects focused on human rights issues, travel and news.
In 2010, she graduated from the London College of Communication’s Journalism department. After three years studying and practicing journalism in various newsroom across the UK (BBC Worldservice, Independent on Sunday, Sunday Times among others) she moved to photojournalism and documentary photography.
She obtained a Master in Photojournalism from the Higher Institute of Photography and Integrated Communications (ISFCI) in Rome.She lived in London, Rome and Paris – she travelled to Democratic Republic of Congo, Eastern China, and Egypt, Ukraine and Crimea.