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Street photography Travel December 21, 2020 Street photography: how I made “love in St. Petersburg”

I’ve taken this picture in St. Petersburg during a short night session of street photography. It was February 2020, just before Covid-pandemia, I took this photo in my first evening in this wonderful city. I’ve been in Russia in winter to find snow, but as you can see it was raining. I’m very happy to …

Cinema December 13, 2020 David Fincher’s Mank: cinematography

I’ve just seen the last movie directed by David Fincher. Mank was released in streaming for Netflix as exclusive in a period with cinema totally closed due to coronavirus pandemia. First of all I’d like, obviously, to watch it in theaters with a big screen. In this article I’m talking about cinematography in Mank. What …

Street photography Travel December 7, 2020 Street photography gallery: a new entry

I’ve just added another picture to my super-selected street photography gallery. I’ve posted this image few months ago when I was talking about my recent travel in Russia this winter. Image was taken with smartphone in February 2020. I was on a train in St. Petersburg underground in front of these two splendid lovers that didn’t …

Street photography Travel December 3, 2020 St. Petersburg: street photography part 1

First series of street photography in St. Petersburg. I’ve been there about 5 days in February 2020, the exact time the covid arrived in Europe. I travelled in that period of the year to photograph Russia covered in snow, but unfortunately I didn’t find snow… Saint Petersburg was the last part of my 2 weeks …

Street photography November 27, 2020 Street photography gallery: new entries

Few days ago I’ve updated my street photography gallery with two new entries. This gallery, always in evolution, contains only my best shots (or at least those ones I prefer). I’m really critic with my work, sometimes too much. I upload on my website only the best images while I use Instagram more for fun …

Art November 23, 2020 Five lessons Rembrandt has taught me for street photography

Rembrandt was born on 15 July 1606, he was a dutch painter and printmaker; his art was influenced by Caravaggio and Italian Caravaggists. He is one of my favorite painter, I love the way he painted “chiaroscuro“; with his unique style I was influenced  in doing street photography. So in this article I’ve decided to list 5 …

Street photography October 27, 2020 Street photography: common pitfalls of the mind

Mind could be an enemy when you’re doing street photography. Bad thoughts  affect negatively your street session. Your mind must be free, open to reality and everyday life, waiting for the decisive moment and serendipity. Street photography is really hard to practice. Usually I’m lonely on the streets with good and bad thoughts. How many …

Street photography Travel October 11, 2020 Street photography travel: Venice 2019

I’ve been in Venice in novembre 2019 for three days. Many months ago I’ve posted a sort of travel blog (made of three articles, links below) divided for days with pictures taken with my smartphone. Now, on semptember 2020, I’ve, finally, edited photos taken in that weekend spent in Venice. I’m not really satisfied by …

Street photography September 16, 2020 The street photography of Daniel Arnold

Today I want to talk about Daniel Arnold’s street photography. He is one of my favorite contemporary photographer on the streets; he usually takes pictures in NYC, Brooklyn. He is a full time street photographer and reportagist, he collaborates with international websites and newspapers as Vogue and The New York Times. He became famous on …

Street photography September 11, 2020 Street photography: evolution in the last decade

Modern street photography is evolving. In the last decade style has completely changed. First of all street photography, thanks to social media and digital cameras, has been successful after 2010. A lot of collectives, contests, workshops, exhibitions, blogs (included this one) were born in the last ten years. But most of all style has changed differentiating …