Nicola Bertasi (1983) is an independent photographer and has been a member of the Hans Lucas Studio since 2014. He lives between Paris and Milan. His work has been exhibited in numerous galleries and festivals. He collaborates with Le Monde, Libération, Touring Magazine, VSD, L'Obs among others. He writes for Il manifesto and Alias. Like Rain Falling from the Sky was shortlisted for the “Grand Prix de la photographie documentaire 2019”, among the “Bourse du Talent 2019” winners , shortlisted for the "Arles Dummy Book Award". It is his first book. He has a wonderful son. His name is Léo.