My adventure friends are:
a comouflage box,
hours of waiting,
the cold days of January,
the sultriness of July,
the countless mosquitos,
the fog,
and my inseparable
photographic camera."

Milko Marchetti was born on June 10th, 1968 in Ferrara. Naturalist and Photographer, he cooperates with: the Provincial Administration of Ferrara, the Ferrara’s Department of Tourism, the Museum of Natural History of Ferrara, the Regional Park of the Po Delta’s Consortium and with the Delta2000.
He’s a Photographic contributor of the Emilia Romagna region and of some italian magazines, such as:FOTOCULT, OASIS, AGRICOLTURA, GREETIME.
His photos about the main italian cities have been published on covers and inside the following magazines:BELL'ITALIA, BELL'EUROPA, GENTEVIAGGI, MERIDIANI, FOCUS, I Viaggi di REPUBBLICA, AMICI DI CASA, PESCASPORT, ITINERARI TRAVEL, Cataloghi ALPITOUR, ASFERICO, DOVE, PIEMONTE PARCHI, QUI TOURING, TUTTOCITTA’ You can find some other photos on CALDERINI-EDAGRICOLE, TOURING and GIUNTI.

He’s a member of:

FIAF (Federazione Italiana Associazioni Fotografiche),
AFNI (Associazione fotografi naturalisti italiani),
AIRF (Associazione italiana reporter fotografi),
FIOF (Fondo Internazionale Orvieto Fotografia).
FEP (Federation of European Professional Photographers)

For the seventh time running he is among the 16 Naturalist Photographers chosen to represent Italy and winners of the Naturalistic Photography’s World Cup

On May 4th 2007 he received the
AFI decoration

On April 4th 2008 he received the Professional Qualification
First Photographer to get it in the Wildlife section.

On November 28th 2010 he received the Professional Qualification
First Italian Photographer to get it in the Wildlife section.


Testimonial MANFROTTO for the Nature Photography section
and he collaborates to the project

For information, my complete address is :

Via della Spiga 56
44100 Ferrara ITALY
Tel./Fax : ++39 0532 903262
E-mail :

He collaborates
with Manfrotto for the Project


In more than 25 years of activity he has built a photographic archive of approximately 600.000 images (50.000 slides and more of 550.000 digital files) about:
animals (birds, reptiles, bugs, amphibians, mammals), plants (flowers, vegetables, trees, bushes, mushrooms, tilled fields), reportages and naturalistic reportages on Natural Parks of Italy, Spain, Germany, Holland, France, Norway, Scotland, America,Canada, South Africa, Tanzania, Madagascar...