Andrea Falcon is an Italian/German professional journalist and photographer, based in Rome. He travelled all over the world to cover the biggest sport events for sailing magazines where he worked as an employed journalist and photographer for twenty-five years. Lately he started to work free lance, undertaking personal projects and long term stories widening his interest from sport to social and travel subjects. With his photoreportage activity he also lived experiences with NGO's street children education projects. Photography lead him to become a journalist. He first handled a real reflex camera at the age of 16, when he started to attend an amateur photo club. He learnd to be a journalist and photographer directly on the field but he never stops to study, attending regularly masterclasses and workshops with world reknown photographers and photo editors.