David Pizzanelli was born in London the son of the Florentine painter Leonardo Pizzanelli and grandson of Feruccio Pizzanelli. David studied English Literature at Churchill College, Cambridge, prior to taking up a career in Holography. He did a PhD in Holography at the Royal College of Art in London, graduating in in July 1994. David Pizzanelli's work has been exhibited at several venues, including the Tate Gallery in Liverpool and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. David’s holograms are included in the hologram collection of Jonathan Ross and the Victoria & Albert Museum.
For his PhD thesis, David researched ways in which the temporal parallax in old movies could be converted into stereoscopic three-
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