Erik Messori is based in Italy. He began his photographic career with local newpapers in his native Italian region. In 2003 he began working freelance for publications such as the Out of Focus Magazine, Photojournale , IF Magazine, The Australian, Bite Magazine, Social Documentary, Private Magazine, Corriere della Sera, and PeaceReporter Magazine. He cooperates with News International and A.N.S.A.
During career he has photographed International stories in Albania, Kosovo, Chernobyl, Belarus, Bangladesh, Italy, Vietnam and Australia, as well as the war of camorra in Naples and earthquake in Aquila in 2009.
His Chernobyl work was published in book CONNECTIONS ACROSS A HUMAN PLANET of Photojournale.
His awards include: Award of Merit at the Fotoweek DC 2009. Erik is a finalist in LPDF Awards 2009 in Photojournalism Series.
Erik Messori is represented by Photo Agency F:4 in Turin - Italy.