Luca Tombolini was born 1979 in Milan. He completed humanistic studies and then a degree in Sciences of Communication, with a major on visual rhetoric in Cinema in 2005. While completing his degree in humanities, communications and cinema, he was introduced to photography and started experimenting with large format cameras. He is self taught in the practice of large format photography. Since 2011, he has been perfecting his technique of drum scanning and printing landscape images large-scale.