Simona Cavani was born in 18 february 1970 in La Maddalena, a little island near the coast of Sardinia.
She moved to Ascoli Piceno in 1991 where she graduated in Art High-school “O.Licini”.
After having achieved a diploma in photographic art, she began cooperating with many photo studios.
During this period Simona realized that photography would be her whole world.
For her, like for all the photographers pursuing their work with heart and soul, photography is the most immediate and effective way to show the deepest parts of her being.
“The image of a subject, no matter if chosen by the photographer or imposed by the customer, is always a reflection of the mood and sensitivity of who clicks”.
Since 2000, she has been cooperating as assistant in many industrial, commercial and fashion photography studios.
Expert in Professional Still Life
Expert in Professional Editing
Expert in Photo Editing and Post-Production
Actually, as a photographer, she made many wedding photography services, books and touristic guides in cooperation with Domenico Oddi.
Her most important customers:
- Federico Motta publishing
- Graphic industry Amilcare Pizzi
- Marche’s Supervision of museum
- Secretary of Vatican state
- Marche’s region
- Province of Ascoli Piceno
- City of Ascoli Piceno
She had always taken pictures for herself but recently she decided to show her production in exhibitions and events where she achieved the following recognitions:
2015 – Special mentions and publication of two images on “Tutti Fotografi” magazine
2014 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, Special mention
2014 – Second prize in “L’EUROPA IN UNO SCATTO” competition
2011 – Prix de la photographie de Paris, second prize
2011 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, three Special mentions
2010 – Winner of 10^ Mario Giacomelli’s Memorial
2010 – Publications of two works on TRIENBERG SUPER CIRCUIT e SPECIAL THEMES
2010 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, second prize on Reportage category
2010 – Finalist on Prize Arte Laguna 2009 and works shown in Venetian Arsenal
2010 – Publications on Young blood – Yearbook of Italian talents
2009 – Premiofotografico.org – absolute winner in publishing category – photojournalism –
2009 – Publication of her works “Angelo Ribelle” on “gente di fotografia” magazine
2009 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, second prize on People lifestyle category
2009 – Prix de la photographie de Paris, special mention
2008 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, five special mentions
2008 – “Orvieto Fotografia”, Bronze award
2008 – Special mention on Sony Photoaward
2007 – I.P.A. International Photography Awards, Special mention