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:
I have a new found love for French cuisine and culture after a recent photo shoot for the New York Times travel section on beautiful Bordeaux and the Medoc region in south-west France. Take a read here of Charly Wilder’s interesting story on the reawakening of the French provincial city once known as the La Belle Endormie or Sleeping Beauty.