Interview: Photographer Paolo Fossati (Italy)
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Hello, everyone my name is Paolo Fossati, I was born in Genoa in 1975, I currently live in the province of Alessandria in northern Italy, I am married and I have a beautiful 4 years old baby. I love traveling, being in touch with nature, not practicing much sport (though I should have ahah) .. and I am a lover of good food.
[if !supportLists]How and when did you get into photography?
I have always had a passion for photography, my first relfex I bought for honeymoon, and since then I have been more and more passionate, deepening my knowledge of courses and various kinds of photographs.
[if !supportLists]What does photography mean to you?
Surely transmitting emotions.
[if !supportLists]Please briefly descibe your photography style for our readers.
My Style ... I like the natural light so much ... soft light, I always look for elegance in all its forms and genres. I like BW because in my opinion he is very intimate, he succeeds in transmitting emotions better.
[if !supportLists]Where do you get inspiration from?
A little everywhere: listening to a song, reading a book, spending an evening with my wife or friends watching a landscape. It's not very important where or what I am doing, but whether I'm clear or not.
[if !supportLists]Think you in advance what you want in the picture?
Yes, of course
[if !supportLists]Studio, on location or both?
Mostly in location, but I've already done some of my projects even in the studio
[if !supportLists][endif]Would you consider youself hobbyist or a paid professional?
Hobbyist, of course
[if !supportLists][endif]What has been your most memorable session and why?
There is not one in particular, every shooting I have made has been very passionate, also because I like to know the people I work with, exchanging opinions.
[if !supportLists]What has been the biggest source of inspiration in your work?
In vacanza a Venezia, passeggiavo con mia moglie e mio figlio. Guardando la città, vetrine,e il paesaggio ..mi è venuto in mente immediatamente un progetto.
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[if !supportLists]What is on pience of advice you would like to offer a new photographer looking to start their own business?
Think that every time he takes the camera in his hand, imagine him doing it for the first time.
[if !supportLists]What do you think of our new magazine?
Really nice! Very elegant a true source of inspiration!