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Bronze 2021 Nature / Aerial

Namib From Above

  • Prize
    Bronze in Nature / Aerial
  • Photographer
    Giovanni Sonsini

The photo was taken from a helicopter flying over the Namib Desert at sunset.

I’m a non professional photographer keen on landscape, architecture and travel photography. I have a degree in mechanical engineering. My passion for photography began at my ninth birthday when I received a gift from my uncle a simple but beautiful Kodak Retinette and then I began experimenting by myself with apertures, shutter speeds and so on. Since then I have continued to take pictures although during the university studies as well as many very challenging work periods had a negative impact on my photographic work. In the last ten years I started to take pictures with some assiduity-