Jacques was born in Paris, but is originally from Piedmont. He started to get into photography at a very young age. Such passion accompanies him during his trips around the world. People call him the “Baudelaire of the image”; his works haven been exhibited in France and abroad since 1975 and he was offered several artistic residencies throughout his career. In 2012, he wins the Vienna International Photo Awards (VIPA). His works are exhibited at La Maison Européenne de la Photographie, in the National Library of France as well as in many private collections. The specialized press praised him in many publications. Jacques Borgetto lives and works in Paris.