Brazilian photographer Gustavo Pellizzon was born in São Paulo in 1981. After completing studies in communication and photography, he joined the regional newspaper “O Diário do Nordeste” then “O Globo”, a national newspaper. He participated in photographic series for the UN, Le Monde, The Wall Street Journal, and the New York Magazine, among others.

Gustavo currently lives in Rio de Janeiro and devotes his time to personal photography and video projects (documentary or conceptual) while continuing to contribute to Brazilian and international magazines. The picture chosen for Ombre Indigo is part of the “Encanto” (Enchantment) series of pictures exhibited in Brazil and Europe.