Jacopo Brancati, born in 1966, is a photographer and journalist specializing in maritime history and ethnology. After obtaining a Political Sciences master’s degree at the University of Genoa, he oriented his photographic approach towards ethnology and social sciences.
He is a correspondent for the French magazine Chasse-Marée and for the Italian Arte Navale.
Associate member of the International Council of Maritime Museums, he carries out projects exploring the activities of seafaring people in their environment under different historical and geographical perspectives for the European maritime museums.
His aim is to contribute to the study, protection and enhancement of European maritime cultural heritage. Its photographic works have been exhibited in France, Finland, Italy.