S.GIOVANNI INCARICO (ITALY): HERE IS THE MEDIEVAL CHURCH IN WHICH YOU ENTER THROUGH THE BELL TOWER

© Roberto Alborghetti  Incredible, but true. In San Giovanni Incarico – a beautiful town of Lombard origin, in the province of Frosinone, a natural terrace on the Liri Valley, in Lazio – you can admire the very rare example of a church which you enter from the bell tower. It seems that a similar architectural… Read More S.GIOVANNI INCARICO (ITALY): HERE IS THE MEDIEVAL CHURCH IN WHICH YOU ENTER THROUGH THE BELL TOWER

“PAPER WAVES”, WORK #2 / SUMMER GALLERY 2022: MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS IN FRAME

© Roberto Alborghetti  Macro photographs in frame. This is the nice game I want to play in this (hot) summer of 2022. Not that my photographs had never really been placed in a frame: I have already done it with singular aesthetic results. So they said. This summer game consists of virtually placing a series… Read More “PAPER WAVES”, WORK #2 / SUMMER GALLERY 2022: MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS IN FRAME

“J.CIDEL” COLLECTION, COMING SEPTEMBER 2022: THE VIDEO TRAILER

Click for the video trailer: https://www.jcidel.com/ Glad to show you a special preview of the forthcoming J.Cidel, the spectacular collection by Jeannie and Johnny Cidel, to which I have given my collaboration. The video shows some images show about the artistic luxury handbags created with the subjects of my macro photographs.The collection is almost ready… Read More “J.CIDEL” COLLECTION, COMING SEPTEMBER 2022: THE VIDEO TRAILER

SUMMER GALLERY 2022 / THE GAME OF FRAMING MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS OF DECOMPOSED MATERIALS:WORK #1

© Roberto Alborghetti  Macro photographs in frame. This is the nice game I want to play in this (hot) summer of 2022. Not that my photographs had never really been placed in a frame: I have already done it with singular aesthetic results. So they said. This summer game consists of virtually placing a series… Read More SUMMER GALLERY 2022 / THE GAME OF FRAMING MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS OF DECOMPOSED MATERIALS:WORK #1

THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #6

The mailboxes, located outdoors, along roads, in Italy have not yet retired. They are still up and running. And emails haven’t replaced them yet (we should keep the natural beauty of writing letters and postcards). And thank goodness! For me, mailboxes are always a source of surprises and images. They are like small outdoor art… Read More THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #6

THE ROSES OF THE YEAR 2022: THE CALL OUT FOR PARTICIPATION AND THE VIDEO OF ITALIAN STUDENTS

Participation is open to people of all ages and to schools. The photographic images must be sent to: okayredazione@gmail.com  by October 31, 2022. They will be selected for a major online exhibition. “The Roses Theme” by Jeanie Barton performed by Students Choir of the Comprehensive Institute “Cassano – De Renzio”, in Bitonto, Bari, Italy. “What… Read More THE ROSES OF THE YEAR 2022: THE CALL OUT FOR PARTICIPATION AND THE VIDEO OF ITALIAN STUDENTS

TOMORROW THE LAUNCH OF “THE ROSES OF THE YEAR”: RULES OF PARTICIPATION AND NEW VIDEO

The wait is almost over! On tomorrow Saturday June 18th, “The Roses of the Year 2022” starts! The call for applications and the new video will be launched. Here is the trailer n.2, with a fragment of the song “Roses Theme” by Jeanie Barton and performed by the Students Choir of the Comprehensive Institute “Cassano… Read More TOMORROW THE LAUNCH OF “THE ROSES OF THE YEAR”: RULES OF PARTICIPATION AND NEW VIDEO

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #18

“There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #18

AN EXCEPTIONAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL DISCOVERY IN SICILY, BUT THE RISK OF A LANDFILL HANGS IN THE AREA

In Carcaci, a small village of the municipality of Centuripe (Enna) in Sicily, has been discovered a prehistoric settlement of national archaeological importance. It is a cemetery complex consisting of a system of nine chamber tombs carved into the rock. The rectangular ones most likely date back to the Iron Age, while the circular ones… Read More AN EXCEPTIONAL ARCHAEOLOGICAL DISCOVERY IN SICILY, BUT THE RISK OF A LANDFILL HANGS IN THE AREA

DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #17

“There is a crack, a crack in everything/ That’s how the light gets in“, Leonard Cohen We live in a planet of cracks. And cracks may be considered as a life’s metaphor and “an active aesthetical appreciation” of what we call the disturbing elements of imperfection. In cracks magnifications we may see and find interesting… Read More DE-STRUCTURED PHOTOS OF CRACKS (AND RE-COMPOSED IN A GRAPHIC LAYOUT) #17

THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #5

The mailboxes, located outdoors, along roads, in Italy have not yet retired. They are still up and running. And emails haven’t replaced them yet (we should keep the natural beauty of writing letters and postcards). And thank goodness! For me, mailboxes are always a source of surprises and images. They are like small outdoor art… Read More THE MAILBOXES / CLOSE UP PHOTOS OF CRACKS AND SCRATCHES #5