Reichstag – Berlin, Germany – Norman Foster and Partners

This is a short series of the Reichstag Dome. During university years in the 90’s we students became aware that something was changing. I remembered hearing about this advanced and courageous intervention that Norman Foster and Partners Studio won in …

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Space Shuttle Endeavour – Air and Space Center – Samuel Oschin – Los Angeles

Air and Space Center – Samuel Oschin – Los Angeles When I saw this wonder, I felt again like a 5 year old boy, I thought, OMG a rocket, a space vehicle, a real space craft !! it was actually …

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Preview in the Rome Convention Center (The Cloud) – Studio Fuksas

As an architect I was certainly grateful to be one of the first post construction visitors to actually enter this building during it’s preview opening period in December 2016, empty, untouched. This is a special moment as you see the …

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Backstage Photography, a day behind the scenes – Part 2

Backstage Photography, a day behind the scenes – Part 2 Following an Italian short movie production This post follows Part 1 . I just wish to add that every photographic session is a learning process, a binding connection and in this …

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Backstage Photography, a day behind the scenes – Part 1

Following an Italian short movie production   A while ago a friend and film director, Francesco D’Ignazio, asked if I would like to document a day in his usual filmmaking process of a short independent movie called “Sciuhhh Aereo” recently shown at …

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Megacity Now

The city, a dense concentration of living beings, a constellation of buildings, with any sort of possible infrastructure man can imagine, is a place that will never bore me. For instance, this huge structure, so called Tangenziale Est, in the city of …

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Radio Valves – Industrial Product Photography

Personally, I think  that radio valves are somewhat fascinating. They look to me like elegant and sophisticated light bulbs, which I would look at for hours. As a matter of fact, you can notice that they are not just a technological …

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Landscape of a Winter Seaside

Winter Seaside, water and abandoned structures in Ostia Rome

Rome is a large city, with many interesting peculiarities: one of them is that it is quite near the sea. With about a 20 minutes drive you land on an extensive seaside in the Ostia – Fiumicino area. The sea …

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