Eleonora Bendi is an Italian documentary and architecture photographer, living and working between Hamburg and Venice.
She has a master’s degree in Creative Documentary & Photojournalism in partnership with Magnum Photos at Spéos Paris Photographic Institute. She pursues long-term projects and responds to assignments from the press, architecture studios, institutions and individuals. Her work explores the landscape, environmental issues, and urbanistic development often with an emphasis on industrial areas.
After her study in biology at La Sapienza University in Rome, in 2004 she started to study at the Italian Institute of Photography (IIF) in Milan and since then she has been working as a freelance photographer in Berlin and Hamburg