Riccardo Savi is a press and commercial photographer based in Washington, DC, and working on assignment worldwide.
Born in Rome, his career started as a news photographer. He moved to Los Angeles and worked for fashion photographer and icon Herb Ritts, where he learned the craft of studio and location lighting. Known for his ability to capture the most fleeting moments in a vast array of settings, Riccardo photographs for clients, corporations, and agencies around the world, including Getty Images and SipaUSA. He is certified by the FAA to take drone aerial imagery.
Riccardo believes that the ability to adapt rapidly to changing light in a variety of circumstances is key to creating imagery. His style is candid, classic, and non-intrusive. He is environmentally conscious and an animal rights advocate. He has a thirteen-year-old daughter, and eleven-year-old son.