Raoul Beltrame, borne in Annemasse, France in 1980 but grew up in Verona, Italy. He studied videography at "Accademia Nazionale del Cinema" in Bologna, and later focused on photography by taking a numeber of workshops in various locations around the world. Raoul did an extensive study under Hollywood Celebrity photographer Greg Gorman where he learned the fundamentals of light and technique. Later he had the opportunity to also study and work with fashion , advertising photographer David Benoliel. Raoul moved to New York in 2012 and esteblished his studio developing a name and network in the fashion Industry.
Raoul connects with his models in personal yet provoking demeanor, which brings out the emotion and creativity in each of his subjects. His work has been featured in international pubblications such as Marie Claire Mexico, Vougue Italy, GQ ITaly, First Magazine USA, Yoga UK, Borealis, C'est Mois Paris, En Vie Tokio, Elegant Magazine, Linger and Raine New York and others. Among his clients are MMissoni, Manolo Blahnik, TAG Heur, Lardini, Harry Winston, Buccellati, SJP, Jerard Peregaux, Aishty Brazil, Scott Kay and more. Most recently Raoul began his own series of workshops on fashion and portrait photography in Italy and US.