Barbara De Finis (Reporter)

Barbara has been a reporter since 1996 covering issues from politics to the arts.

Barbara now writes freelance for publications in Italy and the UK and is represented by Discovery Media. She is also Personal Assistant to NUJ accredited photo-reporter Tony Rizzo.

Barbara is fluent in English and Italian.

Emilia Sfilio  (Editor)

She studied at the “Aldo Moro” University of Bari, where she graduated  in Foreign Languages and Literature and Italian Literature. She worked for fifteen years at the A.C.L.I. youth centre with disadvantaged children.

Since 1994 she works for the Ministry of Public Education.

She has developed an interest in journalism and since 2010 has been part of the 4Imagae group based in London. She acts as Editor, organising and finalising various journalistic and editorial projects on a wide range of subjects concerning music, dance and social traditions.

In 2011 she became a member of the National Union of Journalists as freelance editor.

Tony Rizzo (Photo-Reporter & Trainer)

Tony is freelance NUJ/BFI {Benemerito Della Fotografia Italiana} accredited photo-reporter with over 20 years professional experience in the entertainment, news and arts industries worldwide.

Tony has co-authored several books about photography. His credits include Reuters, The Times, The Guardian, The Independent and leading photo libraries worldwide. Tony speaks fluent English, French, Italian and Spanish. 

For photography, education and training visit Tony's site at

Equipment List:
  • Nikon bodies - D3, F801s, F6
  • Nikon Lens (from 20mm to 400mm)
  • Manfrotto Tripods
  • Photographic Studio
  • Darkroom
  • Portfolio

Click here to register for Tony's acclaimed Photography Workshops in London

364 Gray's Inn Road
London WC1X 8BH