Riccardo Fregoso (*1981) is a French-Italian photographer and creative director. He studied philosophy and aesthetics at the University of Bologna and at the Sorbonne in Paris as well as communication at Hyper Island in Stockholm. He currently works for the magazine Perimetro in Milan and is the executive creative director at Publicis Italy. His work has won awards from international festivals (Cannes Lions, LIA, D&AD), photo agencies, and magazines (Contrasto, Subjectively Objective, Collater.al) in Europe and the United States. His project Adriatico, a three-year-long research project on the Italian coast of the Adriatic Sea, was honored at the Emergentes of 2020 and the Siena Creative Photo Awards in 2021.