Umberto Verdoliva was born in Castellammare, Naples, Italy in 1961 and currently lives in Treviso. He holds a degree in Regional Planning and Urban Design and works for an international construction company.
Photography is his passion and he enjoys the way it can reflect his love for mankind simply by capturing moments of life. His passion for street photography is contagious and over time he has developed an elegant, ironic and sensitive style. His main objective with photography is to transform the ordinary into the extraordinary, to highlight the poetry and the simple feeling of human endeavour.