Raffaele Capasso (b.1984) is an Italian photographer born and based in Naples, Italy. He's founder and editor of Dead Porcupine.

He studied photography at the European Institute of Design and Visual Arts in Rome in 2003. In 2004 opens his lab "f8" for fine art black & white developing and printing, he still develops and prints by himself his color large and medium format film negatives. His pictures have been exposed in several cities in Italy, and published on the main magazines. In 2009 together with 3 colleagues founded Kairos Factory, and in 2011 Dead Porcupine.

In 2012 published his "first book "Shiftless""as Dead Porcupine with Crowdbooks Publishing.
Has worked for renown clients as: Canon, Nital, Goethe Institut Rom, Peace Reporter, Il Reportage Magazine, Rear View Mirror, Corriere della Sera,, D di Repubblica, Corriere del Mezzoggiorno, Teatri della LegalitÓ, John Wiley & Son, Leica LFI, ArtÚfoto, Mandeep Photography & Beyond, Peru Etico, Minka Fair Trade, Loop Magazine, Airbnb, Google.


June 2012 - Clic Si Suona, Capodimonte Museum, Naples Italy
May 2010 - Artefoto Festival, Castelbellino (An) Italy
March 2010 - Goethe Institut Rom, Rome Italy
March 2006 - Human Rights Nights, Bologna Italy
September 2005 - Magma, Acireale (Ct) Italy
August 2005 - F:8, Matino (Le) Italy
June 2005 - Gtt, Turin Italy
September 2004 - Lafeltrinelli, Naples Italy


Dead Porcupine - Shiftless -Book- October 2012
Dude Magazine #1 May 2012
Il Reportage Magazine #8 November 2011
Il Reportage Magazine #6 July 2011
Il Reportage Magazine #5 March 2011
Teatri Della Legalita' December 2010
D Di Repubblica October 2010
Loop Magazine October 2010
Photo Professional June 2010
Il Reportage Magazine March 2010
Frommer's Italy 2010 Day By Day Guide


Unless You Will
New Landscape Photography
Landscape Stories
Terra Project
Umter Magazine
C-41 Magazine