THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2021

Year of The Roses is an international initiative promoted by Art Culture Tourism (UK) and OKAY! (Italy schools magazine). How to participate Free to enter and ​open to anyone, all around the world.  All ages, individuals, groups (including family & school groups) and associations. ​This project is dedicated to roses in all their aspects, shapes… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2021

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER: ROSES AS ARCHITECTURE

Year of The Roses is an international initiative promoted by Art Culture Tourism UK and OKAY! Italy schools magazine. How to participate Free to enter and ​open to anyone, all around the world.  All ages, individuals, groups (including family & school groups) and associations. ​This project is dedicated to roses in all their aspects, shapes… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER: ROSES AS ARCHITECTURE

YEAR OF THE ROSES / PHOTO ALBUM: A DRESS OF ROSES FOR AFGHANISTAN WOMEN

Here is another beautiful photo close-up for the Year of Roses 2021, an initiative promoted internationally by Okay! and from ACT. We present the photographic composition sent to us from Bitonto, Bari, by the pupil Federica Carbone, who attends the 3D class, secondary school at the comprehensive institute “Cassano – De Renzio”; coordinator professor Anna… Read More YEAR OF THE ROSES / PHOTO ALBUM: A DRESS OF ROSES FOR AFGHANISTAN WOMEN

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS AND ARTWORKS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER

Year of The Roses is an international initiative promoted by Art Culture Tourism UK and OKAY! Italy schools magazine. How to participate Free to enter and ​open to anyone, all around the world.  All ages, individuals, groups (including family & school groups) and associations. ​This project is dedicated to roses in all their aspects, shapes… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS AND ARTWORKS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / NEW ARTICLE ON THE INTERNATIONAL INITIATIVE DEDICATED TO THE QUEEN OF FLOWERS

Many thanks to The Beestonian Magazine for publishing Mikael Eskilsson’s (ACT Digital Consultant, Sweden) article about #yearoftheroses2021 international initiative. The story wants to remind us of the international event promoted by ACT Art Culture Tourism (UK) and Okay! magazine (Italy)! Be part of our Roses wellbeing experience dedicated to the Queen of Flowers! Please send… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / NEW ARTICLE ON THE INTERNATIONAL INITIATIVE DEDICATED TO THE QUEEN OF FLOWERS

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / IN THE VORTEX OF THE QUEEN OF FLOWERS

This image, which takes us inside the velvety vortex of the petals of a rose, wants to remind us of the international event of the Year of the Roses, promoted by ACT Art Culture Tourism (UK) and Okay! magazine (Italy)! Be part of our Roses wellbeing experience dedicated to the Queen of Flowers! Please send… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / IN THE VORTEX OF THE QUEEN OF FLOWERS

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / GREAT ENGAGEMENT OF CHARITIES AND PARTNERS IN THE INTERNATIONAL PROJECT

The International Year of Roses 2021 initiative, promoted by ACT (UK) and Okay! (Italy) is growing in interest and activity. In the United Kingdom, numerous organizations from the world of culture, charity and solidarity have joined the project. Partners and Charities are engaging and promoting on all social media. Charities are creating their own workshops… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / GREAT ENGAGEMENT OF CHARITIES AND PARTNERS IN THE INTERNATIONAL PROJECT

APRIL 23, THE PERFECT DAY TO CELEBRATE BOOKS, AUTHORS AND ROSES

Guest Writer: PATRIZIA POGGI April 23, the feast of St. George, is an important date. It is Shakespeare Day and World Book and Copyright Day, also known as Book and Roses Day, an event sponsored since 1996 by UNESCO to promote the reading, publication of books and the protection of intellectual property through copyright. Why… Read More APRIL 23, THE PERFECT DAY TO CELEBRATE BOOKS, AUTHORS AND ROSES

SCENES FROM A COLORFUL TULIPS FIELD (WAITING FOR THE BLOOMING OF THE ROSES)

Scenes from a tulips field … Yes, okay, this year is the Year of the Roses, as was announced by ACT and Okay! magazine. But these days – just waiting for the explosion of roses – all eyes are on tulips, the symbolic flowers of Holland. The colors of the tulips, in their overall vision,… Read More SCENES FROM A COLORFUL TULIPS FIELD (WAITING FOR THE BLOOMING OF THE ROSES)

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

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)