Cristiano Ostinelli
Alpha Universe

Cristiano Ostinelli


"My best photograph is the one I have not yet taken."

Italian-born Cristiano Ostinelli is the founder and owner of Ostinelli Studio Destination Wedding Photographers. He began his photographic career in 1995 as a reportage photographer and made a name for himself in several international competitions. He has since photographed prestigious weddings all over the world - in Europe, USA, Russia, India, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates, always with his spontaneous, creative and extremely refined style. He's a member of the WPJA Wedding Photojournalist Association USA and ISPWP USA, Fearless Photographers USA and WPS UK. He still works as a photojournalist and has had his work published in international newspapers such as the Daily Mail, The Telegraph, The Mirror and Daily Star. He is active in wedding photography and in the field of photojournalism travel, Japan, India, USA, Bangladesh, Morocco and Tunisia. As a photojournalist he has published articles in international magazines such as the Daily Mail, The Telegraph, The Mirror and the Daily Star, to name a few. He is the only Italian contributor of the prestigious US magazine, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style and has won many prestigious awards including PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2013 WEDDING PHOTOJOURNALISM ASSOCIATION - WPJA USA / PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2014 WPS UK / PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2015 WPS UK / FIRST PLACE MY WED 2016 / PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2016 WPS UK / PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2017 WEP SPAIN /PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2017 ISPWP USA

Ambassador's cameras and lenses
α7R III 35mm full-frame camera with autofocus
α9 full frame mirrorless camera with stacked CMOS sensor
FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS
FE 85mm F1.4 GM
Distagon T* FE 35mm F1.4 ZA
FE 12-24mm F4 G

FE 100mm F2.8 STF GM OSS


FE 135mm F1.8 GM


Ambassador's stories
Ambassador's stories