Silver 2020 / Fine Art / Special Effects (Non-Pro)

Urban Jungle

  • Prizes
    Silver in Fine Art/Special Effects
  • Photographer
    Carmine Chiriaco'

My photos are not supposed to picture reality as it is. They show how my mind perceived the reality around me. If they do match or not it is irrilevant. And I think that, photography as a kind of art, allows artists the power to break the barriers between reality and imaginary. If you don't understand this concept you will never understand art in any form.

My name is Carmine and I am a self-taught photographer based in Rome, where my passion for photography began in 2014. All my works have a photographic base. They are the result of captures made with an digital camera. The subsequent processing is only a continuation of the original photographic capture that is always maintained as a base. My work is a depiction of reality as I perceive it. I'm constantly asking myself to look beyond what is in front of me. I find myself gravitating toward scenes that are full of friction, distortion and movement, using photography as a way to share my perspe