Diana Bagnoli is an Italian freelance photographer.
She discovered her love for photography at a very young age, playing with her mother’s old Minolta. It would only be in year 2000, in Paris, spending her nights in a portable homemade dark room, that she took the decision to shoot pictures for the rest of her life.
She graduated first in Communication and then in Photography in Barcelona where she started working on Portrait and Social reportage.
In 2009 she won the first prize in the Reportage category and was awarded as the Photographer of the Year at the FIOF Photography Awards. Since then, she has realized editorials for international magazines such as Geo Germany, Marie Claire, Io Donna, Days Japan among many others.
She recently won the Grand-prize award in the 2017 Rangefinder’s Best Friends Contest, the Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Award and the PDN award along with the Photo Annual 2016, in the category Personal Work with her series “Special Friendship”.
Her work was exhibited in prestigious galleries and during art fairs in Beijing, Barcelona, Bologna, Sicily, Turin, Sidney and North Carolina.