Riccardo Bestetti was born in Milano and 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"
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.