RECORD STORE DAY 2019

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RECORD STORE DAY 2019: A real & exciting Music Experience with friend Italian bluesman Joe Valeriano, Egyptian blues-rocker Sammer Salah and friend rookie saxophonist Francesco Strassoldo at Rossetti Records & Books. VIVA LA MUSICA! MUSICIANS WITHOUT BORDERS!  (Shots taken with Fuji X100 + Olympus OM-D E-M5)

#RSD2019 #musicianswithoutborders

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THE SIENESE COUNTRYSIDE

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The end of August 2018. Five days in the Sienese countryside with my old Fuji X100. Colle Val d’Elsa was my headquarters. Day after day I visited Casole d’Elsa, Monteriggioni, Montalcino, Mensano, Sovicille, Rosia, Sant’Antimo and San Galgano… ENJOY my b&w tour!

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THE MORANDI BRIDGE, GENOA

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Genoa, December 20, 2018: a whole day dedicated to a photo project. Subject: the collapsed Morandi Bridge. I was in town with a friend, creative designer Federico Ramponi. Guiding us via WhatsApp, the Genoese La7 journalist Paolo Colombo, who suggested most of the places we shot from.

With these 29 b&w shots, I want to play the sense of movement of pain and loss against the granitic immobility that dominates the ghost neighborhood’s streets and buildings under the bridge.

I tried to narrate the neighborhood with its bridge from different angles. The hills around the Polcevera stream have proved excellent observation points and allowed me to have a wider and more complete view of the disaster.

Once at home I realized that my shots possessed a sort of camouflage ability: while I was shooting, I continued unconsciously to see the bridge still intact in front of my camera. The horizon, the electric cables, the houses and the neighborhood with its silent architectural geometries have become substitutes for the missing section of the Morandi Bridge.

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ESPERIMENTO DI RESISTENZA

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Esperimento di Resistenza, Milano, November 10, 2018 [Samsumg EX-1]

FUJI X100 – WALKING WITH A BEAUTIFUL “OLD LADY”

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My article dedicated to “old” Fuji X 100 in the latest Fuji X Passion issue. ENJOY!

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EUROPA SENZA MURI

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This afternoon while The Italian Minister of Interior was meeting The Hungarian Prime Minister and discussing how to destroy Europe, 15.000 people joint a pacific rally not far from the place of their meeting. Anti-fascist and anti-racist organizations and civic collective joined with ordinary Milanese people to say #stayhuman and #stop hate.

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FAVOLA

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Favola, Milano, late May 2018 [Canon 1100D + HOLGA lens]