Born in Florence in 1977, Francesco Lastrucci is a freelance photographer who mostly focuses on editorial stories. 

After studies in architecture he moved to Stockholm and dedicated himself to photography. Since then he has lived in Hong Kong, New York and Colombia. 

Now based in Italy, he is working on projects and assignments in Europe, Latin America, Middle East and East Asia. 

He is currently working on a long term personal project in Colombia (2010-present) and the Mediterranean area (2009-present) and he's taking assignments all over the world. 

His work appeared in major North American, European and Asian magazines. 

Among them: The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, The Independent on Sunday, CNN, L'Express, Monocle, Vanity Fair, The Smithsonian, National Geographic, GEO (France), Afar, Asian Geographic, Intelligence in Lifestyle (sole24ore), Prime Russian Magazine, Reader's Digest, Marie Claire, Afisha-Mir. 

His work has been exhibited in the USA, Italy, The Netherlands, UK, Singapore, Mexico, Colombia and Hong Kong.