[Italy] Diego Orlando is Senior Photoeditor and responsable of projects for BURNmagazine and @BurnDiary. Beside the online version, he is the photoeditor of the printed magazine as well as books, exhibits and of Emerging Photographer Grant. As indipendent photo editor he has curated several book productions (Tell It Like it Is and (based on a true story) by David Alan Harvey, Sirmione by Paolo Pellegrin, Mono No Aware by Anton Kusters, InstrumentHead by Michael Weintrob, Mesquite by Mike Loyd Young ed altri.
Orlando has curated the BURN 02 exhibit during HeadOn Festival in Sidney 2012; ODO Yakuza by Anton Kusters (Genk, Aalts, Roma, Montpellier, Liege, Hong Kong, Barcellona); of BailBond by Clara Vanucci in 2015 (Rome, Florence and Milano-Opera), Tell It Like It Is by David Alan Harvey (Charlostville – VA, Rome for Fotoleggendo), Istinctual by Tamara Dean for Fotoleggendo 2017). Together with Fabio Balan has founded and directed Winephoto International Award.
Previosly has collaborated many years with TPW – Toscana Photographic Workshop.
During 2016 he also worked as photo editor of the Benetton magazine-catalogue Clothes For Humans.
The role of BurnMagazine photoeditor gives him the opportunity to be constantly invited at international festivals for talks, seminars, workshop, portfolio reviews. Most recents have been in Doha for Al-Jazeera Media and Training Center, New York, Photo Espana, Voies Off in Arles, Umbria World Fest, Photo Vogue Festival and Fotoleggendo.
Having previously studied Forestry, he is still collaborating on projects about daily life, de-growth and third landscape.
Diego lives in the countryside between Venice and Treviso.