Riccardo Bestetti was born in Milano. After having attended a university-level master and got a diploma in advertising photography at the European Institute of Design in Milan, he takes his first steps in the studios in Milan where he starts taking his first professional shots.
The turning point In the 1985: he opens a studio there he deals with advertising and industrial photography. With ages he snaps shots on behalf of national and international companies.
In the same time he work for a newspapers and magazine as reporter.
As years have come by he is more and more attracted by social photography a sector which delights him as he finds a working environment not as cold and vapid as the studio where he had worked.
Especially, he takes pictures at weddings where, thanks to a refined journalistic style with a strong emotive impact,
he gives life to unconventional shots to highlight beauty and quality.
Thanks to its unique personal style he is select in the most prestigious national and international associations.
Selected by the USA Association “WPJA”
Selected by the USA Association “ISPWP”
Selected by the ITALIAN Association “ANFM”
Member of the USA Association “WPPI”
Selected by the UK Association “BEST WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY SELECT”
Member of FEARLESSPHOTOGRAPHERS
Obtains the QIP (Qualified Italian Photographer)
Obtains a score of 5th professional level
He now works for international clients that seeks its own particular way of doing of weddings photos,and is present with his shots in Italy and all foreign.
The inclusion in the best of 2017 worldelitephotographers
2016 wedsociety world Top 100 wedding Photographers
classified images in the national contest ANFM
classified images in the international contest ISWP
classified images in the international contest WPJA
Excellence Awards in the international contest WPS
Excellence Awards in the international contest fearlessphotographers
Images publication on national professional magazine
Images publication on national magazine White Sposa
Images publication on international One White Dress
finalist in the international competition
winner of the bronze awards (FIOF)
Award in “creative quality in professional photography”
Winner and published author in the international competition
works exposed to the gallery “Tutti i Colori del Bianco”
classified in the national contest Fotonotiziario-Facebook
works exposed to the photoshow Milan and Rome
selected as one finalists in the national award wedding contest
classified as one finalists “Photographer of the Year” (FIOF)