Berlin-Wedding – © Marco Ristuccia
Another year is gone by, and I feel I’ve made some little steps further, especially regarding the consciousness of my photographic aims. Lots is still to be learned and new challenges will come. Let’s move forward, bit by bit, with energy and belief.
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Photo: Merry Christmas and happy New Year
This time my Christmas’ photo is pretty critical.
Many bad facts have occurred in year 2016 around the world. We all have a lot to ponder to ensure that the next one will be better.
Photo: “Autumn again” – © Marco Ristuccia
A shiver down my spine, a déjà-vu, and it is autumn again.
Photo: “Crowded Loneliness” – © Marco Ristuccia
Among the huge crowd,
You’re born alone,
You die alone.
Photograph: “A small tribute to photographic film” – © Marco Ristuccia
I’m cutting as usual the strips of black-and-white photographic film
developed yesterday. I then scan and store them in transparent sleeves. It’s a slow and methodical ritual
, which culminates in the ever renewed surprise
to discover the shots’ details on my computer monitor. I don’t make analog prints anymore, I am a lover of hybrid
techniques: I shoot on film because the process, slow
, is useful to me. I print digital because it gives me more creative freedom
. I hate religions, I pursue my visions
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