Axel Fassio Photography

Award winning Italian photographer Axel Fassio possesses an original vision with an acute aesthetic sense, specializing in shooting travel, reportage, landscape and architectural imagery. His photography has been the focus of several exhibitions in London, Paris, Rome, New York, Los Angeles, Buenos Aires and features on a wide range of medias, from Conde Nast to Travel&Leisure, Discovery Channel to National Geographic, from The Wall Street Journal to The New York Times and on travel guides spanning from Lonely Planet to Wallpaper City Guides. His photography reflects a distinct vision and style, his images narrate stories, illustrate concepts and revel in the sheer beauty of one moment. Regular photographer for NGO and travel industry clients, Axel is available for worldwide assignments either through his agent, Getty Images, or through direct contact.

Nairobi Province

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Studio facilities are available.

Recent Clients

  1. Frommer's Travel Guides / DRC / NCA
  2. Wallpaper City Guides / MadPow
  3. International Expeditions / Discovery Channel
  4. Harvard University / Travel + Leisure
  5. UNICEF / The Wall Street Journal / MTV


  1. 2013 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris: 1° prize Fine Art + 2° prize Book.
  2. 2013 WPO Sony World Photography Awards: Shortlisted in Architecture + Landscape categories.
  3. 2013/2011 Worldwide Photography Gala Awards: Photographer of the Year 2013 in Architecture +1° prize
  4. 2013/2011 IPA: 3° prize Architecture + 22 Mentions of Honor.
  5. 2011 Art of Photography: Selected by Anne Lyden, curator at J. Paul Getty Museum.


Portfolios of example work from Axel Fassio Photography: