Pierre André Transunto, born in Uccle, Belgium, in 1970. Italian, I grew up in Rome, at age of 14 I entered the world of photography. In 1988, I graduated as cinematographic and television operator at the Italian State Institute for Cinema and Television “R. Rossellini ” of Rome. Thus began my adventure in the world of images: photography, research and visual experiments.In 2009 I’ve started my path as “Glidecam” operator and video maker and since 2015, also as BTS-UNIT (behind the scene), STILL and BACKSTAGE photographer for the Film Industry. As BTS-UNIT I provide the filming and the edit of the final product..

2018
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie“WAITING FOR THE BARBARIANS” produced by IERVOLINO ENTERTAINMENT, Mr. Michael Fitzgerald, Mrs.Olga Segura. Director Mr. Ciro Guerra, starring Sir Mark Rylance, Mr. Johnny Depp, Mr. Robert Pattinson, Mrs. Gana Bayarsaikhan ,Mrs. Greta Scacchi. Cinematography by Mr. Chris Menges.

2018
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie “LAMBORGHINI” produced by Andrea Iervolino e Monika Bacardi for AMBI MEDIA GROUP. Director Mr. Robert Moresco, starring Mr. Antonio Banderas, Mr. Alec Baldwin, Mr. Fortunato Cerlino, Mr. Romano Reggiani, Mrs. Hannah Van Der Westhuysen.

2018
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie “TUTTA UN’ALTRA VITA” produced by RODEO DRIVE. Director Mr. Alessandro Pondi, starring Mr. Enrico Brignano, Mrs. Ilaria Spada, Mrs. Paola Minaccioni.

2017
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie “BENT” produced by Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi for AMBI MEDIA GROUP. Director Mr. Robert Moresco, starring Mr. Andy Garcia, Mr. Karl Urban and Mrs. Sofia Vergara.

2016
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie “ BLACK  BUTTERFLY”, produced by Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi of AMBI GROUP, Mr. Silvio Muraglia of PARADOX STUDIOS and Mr. Mark Frydman. Executive producers: Mr. Mikael Wien and Mrs. Alexandra Klim. Directed by Mr. Brian Goodman, starring Mr. Antonio Banderas, Mr. Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Mrs.Piper Perabo.

2016
E-commerce photographic catalogue for LENORA SHOES
E-commerce photographic catalogue for OFFICINE CREATIVE
Fashion look book S/S 2016 PIETRO GRANDE

2015                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  BTS-UNIT (behind the scene) for the movie “La vita possibile”, directed by Mr. Ivano De Matteo, starring Mrs. Margherita Buy, Mrs. Valeria Golino, Andrea Pittorino, Mr. Bruno Todeschini, Mrs. Caterina Shulha, Mr. Eugenio Gradabosco, Produced by Rodeo Drive.

2015
BTS-UNIT (behind the scene),Still photographer, Backstage photographer for the movie “Al posto tuo”, directed by Mr. Max Croci, starring Mr. Luca Argentero, Mrs. Ambra Angiolini and Mr. Stefano Fresi, Produced by Rodeo Drive.

2015
Selected for the SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2015 , Short List / Top Ten Photographers of the Professional category section Art and Culture.

2015
Realization of launch campaign photo/video for the “Vivo Ballet” Dance Company.

2015
Editing of video web series / documentary RDJ made in Rio de Janeiro.

2014
Realization photographic exhibition WAITING FOR GISELLE at Auditorium Conciliazione, Rome.

2013-2014                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Glidecam operator and backstage photographer for the realization of a tv series for SKY SPORT CHANNEL for Nissan, produced and performed by Minimega and Sator-Proudctions.

2009-2013
Glidecam operator and photographer Sator Productions, Artiflex srl, Uniperiti, Legance Studio Associato, Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, Giardini di Faonte, Telethon 2013, Due S.p.A., Wimp srl, Sotheby’s & St. Peter Real Estate, Armosia, Marino Industria Confezioni, Perlunica, Auditorium Conciliazione, Bally Group, Advenia, Commissariato Generale del Governo per l’Expò Shanghai 2010, Maxima, Nissan, Minimega, Beauty Point, BNL. Collaborations with SHOOTV, the web tv of TBWA-ITALIA produced by SATOR PRODUCTIONS, as director, editor, glidecam operator and backstage photographer.

INTERVIEWS: Glidecam operator Wilbur Smith, Stefano Bollani, Stewart Copeland, Niccolò Fabi, Maria Gadù, Max Gazzè, Incognito, John Mayall, Modà, Daniele Silvestri.

“HOTSPOT”: Glidecam operator
Chiostro del Bramante: Mirò! “Poesia e luce”, Giorgio Bartocci, Satoshi Hirose, L’asina d’oro,
90 Fisso, Montalcino, Tra Umbria e Toscana.

“IL CACCIATORE DI SUONI”: Glidecam operator
Frank Sent Us, Martux-M Crew, Tristan Perich, Sebastian, Magda, Resident Advisor,James Holden,Kate Wax, Lili Et Klaus -Two Steps Forward

VIDEO PROJECTS 2009-2015

GISELLE-VIVO BALLET, docufilm: “Dance”.
RDJ-CHANNEL, docufilm: videomaking and editing.
THE COLOBUS TRUST, documentary: videomaking and editing.
THE SCREENWRITER, shortfilm: cinematography and glidecam operator.
PUROSANGUE, shortfilm: cinematography and glidecam operator.
GLAUCIA CUPERTINO, documentary: videomaking and editing.

2007-2009
BVLGARI. BTL and ATL advertising campaigns. Watches, Accessories and Jewelry catalogs.

2000-2005                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       VALENTINO Rome, Milan, Paris. Man and woman Look Book Accessories.

2003
ETIHAD AIRWAYS. Press campaign for the launch of the company and look book for the fashion designer Ettore Bilotta who made the first uniforms for the flight crew.

2000                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Rome. Foundation of PAT Photostudio, advertsing, publishing and fashion campaigns agencies and direct clients.

1999-2000                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Teacher at John Casablancas agency, Rome.

1999                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Transfer to Rome.

1997-1998                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Milan, Paris, London. Research and photographic experiments.

1994-1997                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Transfer to Milan: CONDE’ NAST , Press Advertising for “L’ Uomo Vogue” and “Vogue Pelle”.

1984-1994                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Rome. Apprentice and free lance photographer.

PEOPLE:
CIRO GUERRA, JOHNNY DEPP, MARK RYLANCE , ROBERT PATTINSON, GANA BAYARSAIKHAN , CHRIS MENGES, GRETA SCACCHI, HANNAH VAN DER WEST HUSYEN, FORTUNATO CERLINO, ROBERT MORESCO, VALERIA GOLINO, MARGHERITA BUY, KARL URBAN, ANDY GARCIA, ANTONIO BANDERAS, BRIAN GOODMAN, JONATHAN RHYS MEYERS, PIPER PERABO, SOFIA VERGARA, IVANO DE MATTEO, MAX CROCI, LUCA ARGENTERO, CATERINA SHULA, AMBRA ANGIOLINI, SOFIA MILOS, VALERIA BRUNI TEDESCHI, ALEK WEK, ASIA ARGENTO, FERNANDA LESSA, MICAELA RAMAZZOTTI, EDOARDO PINTO,YUMA DIAKITE, ALESSANDRO ROSSETTO, FELICE LAUDADIO, FRANCESCA SOLINAS, FURIO SCARPELLI, GIANFRANCO PANNONE, ROMANO SCAVOLINI, BABAK PAYAMI, FABIO CANINO, ADRIANA VOLPE, CAROLINA MARCONI, SARA TOMMASI, ALESSIA VENTURA, LUCREZIA PIAGGIO, FLAVIA VENTO, FLORA CANTO, GIANMARCO TAVANI, PIERLUIGI COPPOLA, ANTONELLA SALVUCCI, EDOARDO VOLO, ENZO CELLI-BOTEGA,EMANUELE FILIBERTO DI SAVOIA

CLIENTS:
IERVOLINO ENTERTAINMENT, RODEO DRIVE, AMBI MEDIA GROUP, BULGARI, VALENTINO, LAND ROVER, SPAZIO 360, STUDIO IURATO, ETTORE BILOTTA ATELIER, LEGANCE STUDIO LEGALE ASSOCIATO, VAID GIOIELLI, INSTAFF COMMUNICATION NETWORK, DAO CONSULTING, AS ROMA, AMBASCIATA MONTENEGRO C/O SANTASEDE, GAMENET, THE NEW YORK TIMES STYLE MAGAZINE, CHANEL JOAILLERIE, ETIHAD AIRWAYS, AUGUSTA WESTLAND HELICOPTERS, ITALPOL, MOREMOREMORE, H2O, AUDITORIUM CONCILIAZIONE, MINISTERO DEL TERRITORIO E DELL’AMBIENTE, ALL PARTNERS, HONDA MOTO ITALIA, UCEI, RADIO DIMENSIONE SUONO NETWORK, RADIO DIMENSIONE SUONO ADVERTISING, ALTAROMA ALTAMODA, FINEGIL, MAGGIORE,YOUNG & RUBICAM, UIP, CAFFè DANESI, TAGLIA 42, R 360, FUTURA FASHION TV, IPER COOP, TAIT, TESMED, TIM, THE SIGN ADV, PIRELLI FIBRA OTTICA, GRUPPO IRI, RAI, PROCOM COMUNICATION GROUP, PROTOS SPA, I° RINASCIMENTO, MPKS, MTV, YODIT, PIAZZA SEMPIONE, L’ UOMO VOGUE, VOGUE PELLE, LE TARTARUGHE, MOOD MODA E DESIGN, JOHN CASABLANCAS MODEL MANAGEMENT ROME, MERAS FASHION ZIP, SONIA MONTI, JEFF BANKS @ MATALAN-LONDON, AUDREY MAGAZINE, AL TASLAQ JAMAL, ALCOVA, MIX MAGAZINE, SONORA HABANERA, URBAN’S S-PECIES, ANTONIO BERARDI, CAROLE WALLER, NUALA OLIVEIRA@MADINA CONTEST, ADAMIS GROUP, SIMEON FARRAR-LONDON