Simone Tramonte was born in Rome in 1976 and after graduating in Economics he decided to devote his attention to photography. He is a freelance photographer that works and is mainly based in Rome, Italy.
In his photography Simone has always paid particular attention to political, environmental and anthropological issues and has embarked upon a freelance career to focus on a combination of long-term personal projects and client assignments.
His projects have been published in international magazines such as Internazionale, National Geographic, Geo, The New Republic, Sette - Corriere della Sera, Indipendent, The Guardian, The Telegraph, Southeast Asia Globe, CameraRaw, TheTripMagazine, Sguardi.
This works has been exhibited at Fotoleggendo in Rome, at the Chiostro del Bramante in Rome, at the ArtBasel of Basel, at the Kolga Tbilisi Festival of Georgia.
He has been awarded some international prizes whit the “International Photography Award”, the “Grand Prix de Paris – PX3”, the “International Photographer of the Year - IPOTY”, the “Sony WPO Award”, and the “Moscow International Foto Award”.