Giovanni Cassarà was born in Partinico,a town near Palermo in Sicily, on 25th May, 1975. He was attracted by art, and obtained high school diploma, he enrolled at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Palermo, where he studied painting and sculpture, and photography. Completed his studies withhonors in 1999 with a thesis on the techniques of engraving and printing. After the period of military service, in 2001, he moved to Milan where he started his profession as a teacher of art and image. This will be for him a period of great artistic expression, in which he improved the technicalaspect of his composition and photography. Since 2009, his research has been directed towards landscape photography, experimenting with slow shutter speeds and the use of the monochrome of the latter type. From 2014 is an integral part of the staff of Club Canon Italian section facebook. He currently lives in Partinico and works at the lower secondary school of Cinisi a little town near his birth town..