These 16 chapters, in the form of "personal forays" into the history of photography, between thoughts and reflections, the study of thousands of photographs by famous or unknown authors, the rereading of key volumes and the most illuminating essays in photography, retrace the history of this art, through photographers such as Kertész, Capa, Cartier-Bresson, Doisneau, Giacomelli, Ghirri.
In this video Andrea Attardi reads pages of his book La libertà del fotografo.
(Rome, 1957) Italian photographer, from 1984 to 1995 he taught Photographic Technique at Palermo's Accademia delle Belle Arti. Currently, he teaches Photography at Accademia delle Belle Arti in Rome. In 2003, he published the essay Buenos Aires ora zero (Ed. Desiderio & Aspel) on the recent history of the Argentinian capital city. His work has been published in many books and displayed in a number of private and public collections all over the world.
Mary Ellen Mark
Claude Nori, Luigi Ghirri