Interview: Photographer: Alfredo Benincasa (Italy)

3 Nov 2019

Can you tell us a little about you?
I'm 49 years old. I was born in Turin ( Italy ) and I live and work in Torino and Milan and I’ve  important collaborations in New York.

How and when did you get into photography?
I was 18 years old and I was a student in college ( I’m a doctor  in Medicinal chemistry and pharmacy even if I’m a full time professional  photographer and Filmmaker ) and during weekends I started working as a semi-pro photographer in a big studio downtown taking pictures of models sponsored by the most important photography brands.

What does photography mean to you?   
I’m a professional photographer and filmmaker and  It’s my job.

Please briefly describe your photography style for our readers.
I’m a photographer, a portrait  photographer most of the times and my clients are models, dancers , actresses, musicians, composers , DJ’s , people etc..

Where do you get inspiration from?
Paintings , music, everyday life , travels, books are my main source of insipiration.

Do you think in advance what you want in the picture ?
Yes, definitely .I try visualize  the  right images and videos for my clients.

Studio, on location or both?
Both of the.

Would you consider yourself a hobbyist or a paid professional?
Paid professional.

What has been your most memorable session and why?
Many of them near  Brooklyn Bridge in New York City  but the  most memorable one will be a session  of  future photoshoots  . I remember the past, I live the present but prefer the future.

Nikon or Canon? Favorite lens?
I work with Canon and Fujifilm . Prime lenses ( 35 mm - 50 and 85 are the right ones for me ).

What is one piece of advice you would like to offer a new photographer looking to start their own business?
Work and study hard.

What do you think of our new magazine?
I do love it and thanks for asking  me to be published and   for the opportunity of this interview.

Instagram :  alfredo_benincasa_productions

Model : Federica Benincà

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Fashion Designer: Micaela Chilcos

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Model : Marina Sivakova - Fashion designer : Stefania P
Make Up Artist : Andrea Maria Joyce - Hair Stylist : Andrea Maria Joyce

Model: Micaela Chiaro
Fashion designer: Acrobaticlouds

Model: Marina Verbenska
Fashion designer: Carlo Bergamini
Make Up Artist: Michelle Rivera
Hair Stylist: Andrea Maria Joyce

Model: Anastasia Kornienko

Model / actress: Carlotta Bizzo
Make up and Hair: Annalisa Graziano
Styling: Francesca Paladino
Fashion Designer: Matteo Celeste

Model : Eleonora Porfilio

Model: Siera Stiles
Designer: Daniela Sellone
Hair Stylist: Marjorie Moran Agosto
Make Up Artist: Michelle Rivera

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Make up artist: Bobby Miller
Hair stylist: Angie Aragon
Stylist: Siobhan Fenton ( NYC - David Berman )
Jewelry Designer: Tin Carena
Fashion Designer: Stefania P - Kennette productions

Model: Isabel Martina Garaffa


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