A recent assignment for the New York Times took me to the very colourful and vibrant Sicilian city of Catania. Sicily is one of my favourite regions of Italy to photograph purely because it is so rich visually and very theatrical. I found the contrasts of the city quite striking – taking in the sights, smells and banter of the… Continue reading.
I had the wonderful opportunity last year to travel across Europe to document 3 of the 9 festivals published in this year’s New York Times feature; ‘Celebrate 9 European Festivals worth travelling for’. The Jasmine Festival in Grasse, France, The Wedding Festival in Galicnik, Macedonia and The International Truffle Festival in Alba, Italy.
Without doubt one of the most interesting photo assignments I’ve shot while in Italy – the hidden treasures to discover in Italy’s exsquisite libraries. The highlight no doubt for me was photographing Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy, original edition published in 1472 at the beautiful Biblioteca Angelica in Rome. You can read the full article in the New York Times here… Continue reading.
Getting well off the tourist beaten track for a great photo assignment in the beautiful city of Trieste on the border of Slovenia, for the New York Times. Check out the story here and view more photos in my online Italy Archive here: