Francesco Carrozzini is an Italian-born photographer and filmmaker based in Los Angeles. He is best known for his work in fashion, portraiture, and music.
Carrozzini was born in Milan, Italy in 1982. His father was the late Italian director Franco Carrozzini, and his mother is Franca Sozzani, the former editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia. Growing up surrounded by art and culture, Carrozzini developed a passion for photography at a young age.
In 2004, he moved to New York City to pursue a career in photography. He quickly established himself as one of the most sought-after photographers in the fashion industry, shooting for magazines such as Vogue Italia, Vanity Fair, GQ, and W Magazine. His work has also been featured on the covers of Rolling Stone and Harper’s Bazaar.
In addition to his fashion photography work, Carrozzini has also directed music videos for artists such as Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s “Part II (On The Run)” and Lana Del Rey’s “National Anthem”. He has also directed several short films including “Amore” (2012) which won Best Short Film at the Rome International Film Festival.
Carrozzini continues to be an influential figure in the world of photography and filmmaking today. His work has been exhibited around the world including at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City and The Victoria & Albert Museum in London.