Tag Archives: 6×6

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The Mystery of Valgrande

Every year I organize, together with Mr. JJ Valbusa, a giant party in the mountains and the next one, in October, will be the edition number ten. It is a great occasion to take some portraits of friends. There are … Continue reading

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1 year, many friends

When I moved to London one year ago I would not have expected to find so many extraordinary people during the MA Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at LCC. While I could blame the University for the ridiculous lack of resources … Continue reading

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Gratta e Vinci

While traveling trough Italy to put together the pictures and the interviews for the book Gratta e Vinci, I took several snapshots with my Hasselblad. I like to shot with analog camera and I didn’t really have many extra pictures … Continue reading

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Journalists (III): Heather Brooke

Heather Brooke worked as a political and crime reporter in the US before moving to Britain.  Her investigation into the expense accounts of Members of Parliament led to the biggest clear-out of  british politicians. Thanks to her corruption became something more … Continue reading

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Journalists (II): Wadah Khanfar

  Born in Palestine in the 1969, Wadah Khanfar had and intese career as a journalist, reporting from South Africa, Afghanistan and Iraq. He became bureau chief in Baghdad for the Al Jazeera network and finally director general of the Al … Continue reading

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Journalists (I): Ettore Mo

Ettore Mo is one of the most famous italian war correspondent. Despite his 80 years, I saw him running up a stair to challenge somebody who wanted to help him. He is from Dagnente a small village close to Arona, my … Continue reading

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Perugia – International Journalism Festival 2012

I was not expecting to be so excited by the International Journalism Festival in Perugia. The quality of the talks was very high and I became really interested in the big changes journalism is facing, and will face in the … Continue reading

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Maslenitsa (in London)

And after sometime playing with the scanner, here are some of the portaits I took at the Maslenitsa event in Trafalgar Square. I was testing different rolls, the first half is fuji reala and the second half is kodak portra. … Continue reading