São Paulo born Humberto Bassanelli is a cinematographer and documentary filmmaker. He is also an experienced traveler and explorer. His repertoire includes series and documentaries for cable channels like National Geographic, Discovery, TV Cultura, Canal Curta, Canal Brasil, ZooMoo, ESPN Brasil, MTV and others. He premiered his first movie in 2013; Simulacrum Praecipitii – A Visão do Abismo together with DP Alessio Ortu. He is currently working on a few original projects and on What Now? Trafficking of Wild Animals in Brazil, a documentary.