“EATING WITH POPE FRANCIS”: SUCCESS IN GERMANY OF THE BOOK NOW IN A TV PROGRAM (RTL-VOX GROUP)

In Germany, my book “Eating with Pope Francis / Food in the life of Jorge Mario Bergoglio” (published in Italy by Mondadori) is enjoying great success with the public and critics. Published by SudWest with the title “Kochen mit dem Papst” and with a different cover than the Italian edition, the volume was the focus… Read More “EATING WITH POPE FRANCIS”: SUCCESS IN GERMANY OF THE BOOK NOW IN A TV PROGRAM (RTL-VOX GROUP)

NEW YORK, NINE ELEVEN 2001-2021: REMEMBERING A TRAGEDY THROUGH ART

* * * Artworks by Roberto Alborghetti. In memory of 2.977 Victims&Martyrs. In the 20th Anniversary of WTC massacre. * Title of the work: Nine Eleven 2001, New York Macrophotography on Canvas + Mixed media, 2011, 46,5 x 70 cm Silk scarf created in collaboration with Bruno Boggia Studio, Como, Italy * NINE ELEVEN:  REMEMBERING… Read More NEW YORK, NINE ELEVEN 2001-2021: REMEMBERING A TRAGEDY THROUGH ART

TEN YEARS HERE ON WORDPRESS: THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR STOPPING BY MY BLOG

Exactly 10 years ago, these days, my WordPress adventure begins, with my first post (see the link above). It was a beautiful and exciting experience, which put me in contact with the whole world: 198 nations reached, almost all of them. This extraordinary journey is above all made up of news and meetings with many… Read More TEN YEARS HERE ON WORDPRESS: THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR STOPPING BY MY BLOG

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES ’21 / THE OFFICIAL SONG: “THE ROSES THEME” (VIDEO)

This is the Official Song of The Year Of The Roses 2021 promoted by ACT (UK) and OKAY! magazine (Italy). It is “The Roses Theme”: a beautiful song by the wonderful voice of Jeanie Barton,(vox, composition and keys); production and bass by Simon Paterson. Video and macrophotography by Roberto Alborghetti; Photos by: Marysia Zipser, Inna… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES ’21 / THE OFFICIAL SONG: “THE ROSES THEME” (VIDEO)

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: THE PRESS RELEASE AND THE TRAILER

Here is the press kit and the trailer that announce and anticipate the Official video of The Year Of The Roses 2021 promoted by ACT (UK) and OKAY! magazine (Italy). The Roses Theme song by Jeanie Barton,(vox, composition and keys). Production by Simon Paterson. Video and macrophotography by Roberto Alborghetti; Photos by: Marysia Zipser, Inna… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: THE PRESS RELEASE AND THE TRAILER

“DARK NIGHT / SNOWFLAKES AND FROST / BEFORE THE NEW DAY”

“Dark night /Snowflakes and frost / Before the New Day”: an “Haiku” to spread my Season’s Greetings throught an experience of visual art that fuses macro photography, words and music. The text wants to express with the language of the Haiku the difficulties of the present moment we are experiencing (dark night, frost and snow)… Read More “DARK NIGHT / SNOWFLAKES AND FROST / BEFORE THE NEW DAY”

MACRO PHOTOGRAPH ON ALUMINUM PLATE: THE TREE OF LIFE

“The Tree Of Life” is a macro photo on aluminum, made for my “Lacer/actions” project-research  about realistic and not manipulated images of torn and decomposed publicity posters, natural cracks and urban “signs”. The image is a magnification of cracks on a waste-container placed in Amsterdam near the Royal Palace (2012). Thanks to a sophisticated technological… Read More MACRO PHOTOGRAPH ON ALUMINUM PLATE: THE TREE OF LIFE

MACRO PHOTOS ON FLOWERS / ORCHIDS, A STORY THAT BEGAN 65 MILLION YEARS AGO

© Roberto Alborghetti Of course, roses are roses – and we have dedicated the Year of Roses to them, which will officially start in 2021 – but we must not forget that, in terms of beauty and rarity, orchids have a huge role and value. The orchid brings us a priceless palette of colors, built and… Read More MACRO PHOTOS ON FLOWERS / ORCHIDS, A STORY THAT BEGAN 65 MILLION YEARS AGO

MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS ON THE FLOWERS: ROSES LIKE THE COLORS OF A FLAG

The rose flower can offer different possibilities for fun and unique chromatic results in photo shooting. In this photogallery here are some macro photographs that highlight how the transparency of the ambient light can create shades. The petals, in their lightness and fragility, act as an extraordinary filter that manages and coordinates the brightness of… Read More MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS ON THE FLOWERS: ROSES LIKE THE COLORS OF A FLAG

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS AND LIGHT TRANSPARENCY (#5)

© Roberto Alborghetti We have seen in previous posts how the rose flower can offer different possibilities for fun and unique chromatic results in photo shooting. In this photogallery here are some macro photographs that highlight how the transparency of the ambient light can create shades. The petals, in their lightness and fragility, act as… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS AND LIGHT TRANSPARENCY (#5)

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS AND LIGHT TRANSPARENCY (#4)

© Roberto Alborghetti ©Roberto Alborghetti © Roberto Alborghetti We have seen in previous posts how the rose flower can offer different possibilities for fun and unique chromatic results in photo shooting. In this photogallery here are some macro photographs that highlight how the transparency of the ambient light can create shades. The petals, in their… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / MACRO PHOTOGRAPHS AND LIGHT TRANSPARENCY (#4)