Antonio was originally based in London. At an early age he developed a keen interest and talent in art; later went on to study art and design at South Thames College. Over time he developed an interest in film and graduated with a B.A Honours in AudioVisual Production studies at London Guildhall University. In 2001 he opened a photography studio in North Londons cultural corner. Antonio's studio work focused around portraiture, model shoots and art reproductions. In 2008 he went on to study an M.A in photography at London Metropolitan University he specialised in narrative sequence and language being influenced by early film makers such as Sergei Eisenstein and the writings of Roland Barthes. Antonio currently lives and works in Cyprus.