Originally from Italy, Luca studied at the National Film School in Ireland. He is an award-winning director of photography and camera owner/operator based in London.
Luca started with street photography and by 2005 he began shooting documentaries. Since then he has shot a variety of international flms, series, commercials, installations and music promos. His collaborations have been screened and won awards in festivals around the world such as Sundance, Tampere, Cork, IFTA and the Tate Modern. He won the World Cinematography Award at the Amsterdam International Film Festival and the Best Cinematography Award at the Encounter Film Festival. Luca also tutors cinematography workshops for the BFI Young Film Academy and the London Film Academy.
"The cinematography for Demon Hunter is amazing. The film has a comic book aesthetic, which is interesting. The darkness and intensity of the film are of notable interest. Cinematographer Luca Rocchini does an amazing job on Demon Hunter."Stacy Cox - Decaymag - April 2017
SKY – RAI – SHOWTIME – HISTORY CHANNEL – RTE – FRANCE 2 – TELUS
BRITISH FILM ISTITUTE – ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND – NORTHERN IRELAND SCREEN – THE ARTS COUNCIL – IRISH FILM BOARD – FLANDERS IMAGE
PREMIERE LEAGUE – SATCHII & SATCHII – SOUTHBANK CENTRE – KODAK – UBER – ERMES – CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD – ALFAPARF – TATA – HEMSLEY LONDON
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WORLD CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD - Amsterdam Film Festival 2011
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - KODAK Encounter Film Festival 2010