Christian Mantuano was born in Rome in 1985. He approaches photography during high school. His photographic research starts with street reportage, highlighting the relationship between man and public space, territory and news. He becomes professional journalist at the age of 24 and starts his career in Bari, Italy, working on several short films and music video clips as DOP and video editor. In 2010 he attends a urban photography workshop at the International Center of Photography in New York. In 2013 he founds the working group One Shot Image and since then he focuses on photojournalism. His works are currently published in the main Italian and foreign magazines. In recent years, on top of the photographic work, he works on the video production as video maker and director. Since 2015 he has been collaborating with Raw News video agency, realizing corporate videos and news reportages for international broadcasters. He currently lives and works in Rome.