Julio Bittencourt grew up between São Paulo and New York. His main interest is to, through different stories, investigate the relationship between man and his environment.

His works have already been exhibited in museums and galleries around the world, and have been published in magazines such as GEO, Stern, TIME, Le Monde, The Wall Street Journal, C Photo, The Guardian, The New Yorker, Esquire, French Photo, Financial Times, Los Angeles Times, The Huffington Post and Leica World Magazine, among others. Bittencourt is author of two books – Numa janela do Edifício Prestes Maia 911 and Ramos.