White towns seem to steal my heart: Ostuni


Here’s the thing: you can easily win my heart with a full plate of delicious food. And Ostuni did just that! Add the amazing white streets as a dessert to top it all and you have the perfect recipe of getting me hooked and in love forever. So how did we two meet? It was a …

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Trulli-Lulli in Alberobello


The road from Polignano to Alberobello winds through endless olive groves with red soil. The half an hour journey by car is amazing in itself – but drive safely! The road is not very circulated, which translates into the occasional loco speeding mindlessly. Alberobello is one of the cutest towns I’ve every visited and definitely a …

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La dolce vita in Polignano


Back in September I had the chance to turn my work into something really fun, which includes traveling in amazing places and shooting with friends. My dear Mishuella & her husband put their trust in me to shoot their after wedding photos (I’ll write about that in a future blog post) and for this we travelled …

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Editorial for En siete dias // Spain 2014

flamenca editorial

 And here’s the second lovely & challenging “Spanish” editorial I’ve been talking about in my last article. This one was shot for En siete dias website, ran by Nathalia Ascanio who had also directed the whole photo session. We worked on an amazing location at a ranch in the town of Dos Hermanas near Sevilla. Although …

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“Edem” flamenca collection // Spain 2014

flamenca fashion by maria avila

While looking through last year’s photoshoots I stumbled into two lovely editorials I had the chance to shoot while in Spain and realized I never got the chance to write about them on the blog. So what a better time than now, when this year’s season of ferias is fastly approaching? Both of them feature …

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underworld // photoshoot

underworld photoshoot

I’ve been thinking over and over whether to make this series part of the Fairytales project and in the end I decided not to. I might change my mind in the future, though! Anyway, it wasn’t easy to shoot this. We were depending 100% on the natural light coming from an attic window and the …

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Editorial ALTFEL Magazine // feb. 15

altfel magazine

Hey guys! I am so happy & proud to share this news with you! I have a little editorial published in this month’s ALTFEL Magazine, featuring beautiful Romina and clothing/accessories by various local designers. I am really content with the results and with how everything turned out (have to say, I had a great team …

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