They started their collaboration in 1991 in Milan. They were one of the first duos to form a continuous and solid collaboration in photography. Since then, more than 20 years later they still find in each other fun and inspiration.
Based in London since 1996 they have realized projects in different parts of the world from New York to Rio, Paris, Tokyo, Milan and Arizona.
They started as Interiors photographers, then brought their elegant vision in different fields: Jewelry, Fashion Still Life, Beauty and Car photography.
They have contributed to prestigious advertising campaigns for many high profile clients including Apple, Audi, B+B Italia, Bulgari, Burberry, Cartier, De Beers, Estee Lauder, Faberge’, Fendi, Gucci, Harry Winston, Louis Vuitton, Mercedes, Nike, Issey Miyake, Shiseido and Van Cleef & Arpels.
They have shot award-winning campaigns for Absolut Vodka and Stella Artois.
The work for Louis Vuitton gained Coppi Barbieri the ‘Grand Prix de la Publicite’ Presse Magazine Prix’, same as the adverting campaign ‘Even nature can be charmed’ for Van Cleef & Arpels which was awarded several times.
They have contributed to many International publications including New York Times magazine, W magazine, T magazine, Wallpaper, GQ, various editions of Vogue, World of Interiors and V magazine.
Their work has been exhibited at the International Center of Photography in New York and Apsley House in London.
Besides their commissioned projects they continue their personal research on different subjects, lately producing a series of close ups of bird feathers and a series of broken glass objects.
They like to describe their vision as naturalistic and always find inspirations and amazement in nature.