Gianni Iorio was born in Rome, in 1959.
He started his professional career in photography as a photojournalist.
After that he shifted his attention to still-life and portrait photography, to then expand his interests, towards the end of the 80’s, to fashion photography and nature, wildlife and landscape photography.
He travels frequently and has explored many countries all over the world, focusing, in particular, on the territories of South East Asia.
His vast and rich portfolio led to numerous publications with national and international magazines, and collaborations with many different organizations, companies and institutions.
In 2007 he won the Chatwin Award for photography.
Since 2011 he’s been teaching “Photographic Technics and Theory” classes at the SRFC, in Rome.
Today he works as a freelance photographer.