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Interview: Carlo (C.Photographer) (Italy)
Tell us something about yourself
My name is Carlo (C.Photographer) and I live in Novara near Milan in Italy, I have 39 years and I love everything that is beautiful so art in general.
How and when did you get into photography?
I started five years ago by chance, on a workshop of a famous fashion photographer, fascinated me the photographic studio immediately, the preparation, all you need to create a style.
What does photography mean to you?
Represents everything that I like, I invent a mood and try to represent it with the utmost sensuality without any vulgarity.
Please briefly describe your photography style for our readers.
I am fascinated by fashion and feminine beauty and I try to combine things. I like to change style, from the most 'fashionable up to the artistic genre introspective
Where do you get inspiration from?
I follow the fashion and glamour photography of the great photographers of the past especially.
Think you in advance what you want in the picture?
Absolutely, I study the style and poses before doing the service, to represent the best
Studio, on location or both?
It depends on what I need to accomplish but usually I prefer to set the location and shoot with natural light
Would you consider yourself a hobbyist or a paid professional?
I do not think, I love what I do regardless whether on commission or for a personal project.
What has been the biggest source of inspiration in your work?
The elegance, in any case, also in nude features, always and however the elegance
What has been your most memorable session and why?
It is true that the next will be better, because it increases the personal experience although actually the last three solo projects were considered very beautiful.
Nikon or Canon? Favorite lens?
I use a Canon 5D Mark II, sometimes using Polaroid.
What is one piece of advice you would like to offer a new photographer looking to start their own business?
We have to study and create their own style without copy from others but creating something personal
What do you think of our new magazine?
Is well done and care beautiful photography, thank you and I wish you much luck and visibility