“ Fascino e Mistero “ tra le calli della meravigliosa città di Venezia 2013 !!!
“Buongiorno Siora Maschera”, lungo le calli, per i canali e nei listoni era questo il saluto: l’identità personale, il sesso, la classe sociale non esistevano più, si entrava a far parte della Grande Illusione del Carnevale in un posto, unico al mondo, dove tutto può accadere, dove ogni scorcio non cessa di incantare. Il Carnevale dei nostri giorni è un magnifico happening che coinvolge grossi sponsor, le reti televisive, le Fondazioni culturali e che richiama folle di curiosi da tutto il…
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The Carnavale in Venice lasts 11 days; the first Saturday of the Carnavale was a total washout. On the first Sunday (3 Feb 2013) my good friend Vickie and I went into Venice - what a gorgeous day! Weekends tend to be very crowded but it was still fun to get back to Venice - one of my favorite places - I feel so at home there. This set contains people I shot on the first Sunday - mostly around San Marco's Plaza - what a great day - and it got better after that!
Young boy in a colorful clown outfit (IMG_3000a)
I took these photos on the second day of the Carnevale in Venice, Italy, in February 2011. A lot of the models, mostly French and German, met at the Arsenale in the morning to shoot with a number of photographers. What a great day to shoot - clear and sunny but pretty windy too. This was a great chance to shoot with the masked characters without a lot of people in the shots.