PhotoEssays Online

PRIVATE is currently accepting submissions for its next projects, please find here the instructions and the guidelines.

In this Photo essays online gallery, we will publish some of the photo essays than we will not be able to include in PRIVATE magazine.

Ethical question

Shame

The idea of SHAME, is a kind of a personal confession, an imaginary, symbolic mirror that reflects fears, desires, fantasies, nightmares, memories.

Documentary

Cats of Istanbul

It is said that Cats know that God exists… Mistreating a cat is regarded as a severe sin in Islam. Religious scholars acknowledge that cats embody the indescribable chaos of the universe.

Surrealism

Wanderer

There is nothing more beautiful and liberating than indulging in your (one’s) own pandemonium, nothing more reassuring of one’s existence, both spiritually and physically.

Intimacy

Forms

What am I looking for? Is it happiness or loneliness? But I think everything is based upon a choice. Even this state demands a response.

Stories

Casablanca

Wandering in Casablanca. Light was beautiful and people were kind and nice to me. Nevertheless that was the hardest place to make street photography I've ever seen.

Intimacy

Nonna

The personal project about loss. We are born and die alone, but I still see you in dreams. You asked me to look at the sky more often after your death. In these moments, I can always hear your voice.

Documentary

When I dream…

When I dream I see everything perfectly well. I can talk to a person and look at it close up. Or suddenly I see some landscapes, I’m going somewhere, or I’m by the sea…

Documentary

Made of Stone

These are some of the last few remaining traditional stone builders in Mesa Mani, whose relationship with stone and building process is almost sensual.

Documentary

Camp

In the summer I worked as a counselor in a children's camp. With my camera I tried to capture the moments of childhood.

Stories

Conservation

These buildings are 100 years old, they are not protected by the state. But this is also the history of the city. Not very famous and not advertised.

Documentary

Mahamastakabhisheka

The Mahamastakabhisheka, observed every 12 years by the Digambara Jains where 57 feet statue of Gomateshwara is bathed with water, turmeric, sugarcane juice, saffron.