Federico Tisa is a documentary photographer from Turin who develops medium- and long-term projects using photography as a media dedicated to an anthropological narrative. His work explores the human condition from a broad perspective, with a focus on the social and cultural context.
He studied architecture at the Polytechnic University of Turin. In 2015 he obtained a degree at the Italian Institute of Photography. He continued his studies in photojournalism in Rome, where he achieved a master’s degree in photojournalism in 2017.
Since 2017, he has been working as an independent photographer and his work is published by national and international magazines.




2023  Felix Schoeller Award, portait category


2022  Stories International Competition, reportage category

2022  Technische Sammlungen Dresden, Dresden, Germany

2022  Hellearu Portraits Photography Award


2021  BarTur Photo Award, climate change category, human love category

2021  HeadOn Photo Festival, Bondi Beach, Sydney

2021  HeadOn Photo Award, portrait category


2020  Festival della fotografia etica, Lodi

2020  World Report Award, single shot category

2020  All About Photo Portrait Award

2020  HeadOn Photo Festival, Sydney

2020  HeadOn Photo Awards, portrait category

2020  Malta International Photo Award, storytelling category


2019  PhotoNOLA Festival, Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, USA

2019  National Center For Photography, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia

2019  Paris Photo Prize, Espace Beaurepair, Paris

2019  Lagos Photo Festival, Lagos, Nigeria

2019  Organ Vida International Photography Festival, Zagreb, Croatia

2019  Px3, State of the World category

2019  Portrait of Humanity


2018  PHMuseum Photography Grant

2018  Coup de Coeur de l’ANI, Visa pour l’Image, Perpignan