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Street photography December 4, 2021 A little girl plays: smartphone street photography in Rome

Few days ago I was going to gym while I met this nice opportunity. So I took my smartphone photographing a small sequence. This is a great example why in street photography the best camera is that one that is always with you. How many hours I go out to do street photography in Rome and …

Street photography November 25, 2021 How I made the series of prayer man: street photography

I’d say something more about one of my latest pictures published in this blog in street photography section. The subject was this wonderful street prayer that I met in Rome in front of Fontana di Trevi. It was June 2020, streets were almost empty due to recent lockdown for Covid-19. This man was reading a …

Street photography October 28, 2021 Street photography June 2020: part 1

A quick review of my street photography taken in June 2020 in Rome. That was hard times for street photographer. In fact the first lockdown due to Covid-19 ends in May 2020 but streets were almost empty, people were afraid to get out from home. There were no tourists, Rome the eternal city seemed a …

Street photography August 3, 2021 Best of may 2020: street photography

Finally it happens. I “marinate” so long my photos that I’ve to edit yet pictures taken in the streets about one year ago. I think I will keep this method also in the future. In June 2o21 I’ll edit pictures taken in June 2o20 and so on. In fact in may 2021 I’ve edited photos …

Street photography February 24, 2021 Lovers lost love: street photography

That was an interesting moment between two lovers I saw during a street photography session in St Petersburg in February 2020. Unfortunately  I made some mistakes and was unlucky at the same time. The scene in front of me was this: a couple was in crisis; the girl was crying while boyfriend tried to kiss …

Street photography February 10, 2021 My latest addition on Instagram: street photography with smartphone

This is my latest addition on Instagram, a photo taken many years ago with my iPhone while I was in metro in Rome. I like call this shot also “the human kebab”. I love the fact that hands have “different skin colors”. The cherry on top are the two shining rings in my opinion. This …

Street photography September 2, 2020 Street photography latest update on my Instagram: lovers in Rome

Again my favorite theme for street photography: lovers. Actually I’m not in the mood to edit photos so I’m searching back old photos to upload on my Instagram. This picture was taken in Rome in 2010, the year I started to photograph. I was with my first camera, an entry level reflex, the Nikon D3000 …

Street photography July 18, 2020 Surreal street photography session

It has been a surreal street photography session. I’ve taken this photo last winter in Rome before the covid lockdown due to coronavirus during a street photography session in the morning. In this particular photo the location was Fontana di Trevi in the city centre. Streets were full of people and tourists yet, it was another …

Street photography July 5, 2020 Street photography in Rome: last update on my Instagram

I’ve added a small series of street photography in Rome on my Instagram account. These nine pictures were taken by me in jan-feb 2020, before the lockdown due to coronavirus pandemia. As usual I took photos using my Ricoh GRIII, that actually is my favorite camera for street photography. A quick personal opinion: Italy re-opened …

Street photography June 4, 2020 Street photography in Rome: just people

During last years I’ve been looking to photograph strange or exciting scenes in the streets. I like to take pictures of common life with his common emotions as rage, love and sadness… But I like also surrealism, mystery in everyday life…  Anyway the centre of my street photography are people, probably 95% of my photos taken …