Daniele De Lonti was born in Milan in 1959. He approached to photography after meeting Aldo Bonasia. He studied photography with Giovanni Chiaramonte, at the Civic school of photography in Milan, and he became his assistant. In 1988 he moved to Reggio Emilia and since then he collaborates with Luigi Ghirri. From 1993 he began his independent artistic career, working with “Linea di Confine” and the Archivio dello Spazio of the Province of Milan. In 2001 he moved to Milan where he now lives and works.