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Carmelo Bongiorno – “Tagli”

In the Sicilian photographer’s latest work, collected in a book and displayed in an exhibition, the images tell us about lacerations and contrasts. A deep reflection on the theme of pain, on the world and on photography itself.

A film view camera at the time of digital photography

Gibellini Project is a young company that has combined the latest technology with an ancient charm. Because even today a great number of enthusiasts like to go back to shooting as they did in the nineteenth century: with “plates” and a view camera.

Stories are searched swimming under water

We decided to try, with this editorial, to trace an original narrative inspired by a famous surrealist practice: a twine of words and images of different authors, that give us back a maybe unlikely, certainly unconventional and free, vision of a moment that will remain – and must remain – in our collective memory for a long time.

Mario Giacomelli – People of Calabria

In the mid-1980s, Giacomelli discovered Calabria: he saw a land of contrasts and abandonment, where, however, life was still vibrant in the humble and generous hearts of its inhabitants, portrayed in the series “Il canto dei nuovi migranti”.

The magical realism of Pietro Paolini

A project in which contemporary vision and magical realism integrate admirably, making us glimpse hopes and contradictions of the three South American states – Venezuela, Bolivia and Ecuador – that the photographer has travelled extensively from 2008 to 2014.

Alinari – History of an Archive

Going through the history of the famous photographic Italian archive: a heritage of over five million images that is preparing to embark on a new journey, this time public, towards its enhancement and conservation.