Honorable Mention TIFA 2022 Fine Art / Landscape

Winter Sea

  • Photographer
    Simona Poncia
  • Agency / Studio
    Simona Poncia Photographer
  • Technical Info
    Nikond750;24-120 Mm;f/4.0;1/160 Sec.;iso 100
  • Photo Date

I took this photo of my sister by the sea, on a cold winter day

Simona Poncia approches photography after seeing an exhibition in Florence, entitled “Robert Mapplethorpe: perfection in form”. In the exhibition the american artist's photographs were placed side by side in comparison with Michelangelo's “David” and “The four prisons”. This event fed her passion for this art, motivating so her black and white style. Her photographs are timeless. She is able to highlight the essential and purity of everything, giving sacredness to the portrayed image by means of rarefied atmospheres. Immersed in the mysterious nature or overwhelmed by the chaos of the city, th