The selected Photographers for Ulixes Mentorship Program 2016 – 2017 are:
Gabriele Fanelli (1986) has a degree in Philosophy. In 2014, at the LUZ Agency (Milan), he attended the Luz Academy, annual course in documentary photography. He has worked on stage photography. He has participated in several workshops and seminars, the most important with Paolo Verzone, Francesco Zizola, Antonio Manta. His photos have been published by Modern Farmer (USA), La Gazzetta dello Sport, Erodoto108, Rivista Undici.
Check here Gabriele Fanelli’s work > No fear, Fiffa inda street
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Flaviana Frascogna is a freelance photographer based in Naples. She studed Sociology and worked for tree years at University Federico II as Visiting Lecturer in Cultural Anthropology and Ethnophotography. Now she teaches photography and collaborates with some photojournalism and communication agency. She divides her time between commercial works for client commissions and self-initiated projects. In these last years she shooting shows, corporate events, reportages, interiors and life style. She had commisioned work for Idealista, Shever, Fun Fun, Baronio and she published on magazine as L’Espresso, Courrier Internacional, D-La Repubblica, Donna Moderna, Epic Stories, Qui Touring, Artwort and Maps Magazine. She is available for both editorial and commercial commissions worldwide.
Flaviana Frascogna’s work > Route1 | Flaviana Frascogna Website | firstname.lastname@example.org
Born in Ragusa, Sicily, in 1986. . She has always been a self taught photographer with a passion for analog photography. She gratuated in political science and specialized in Science of development and international cooperation. After a brief period as immigration caseworker at London’s Parliament and two years of Phd at Sapienza University of Rome, she decided to move to Lampedusa starting collaborate with many associations engaged in research and monitoring in the ‘field’ of immigration. Since 2012 she joined the Collective Askavusa of Lampedusa with which curates a cultural festival ‘LampedusaInFestival’ and an exhibition space ‘Porto M’. In 2015 won the ‘Young Talent’ prize of Ragusa Photo Festival and later that year she attended the master’s degree in Contemporary Photojournalism curated by Emiliano Mancuso at Officine Fotografiche in Rome. In August of 2016 was selected for the workshop with Paolo Woods at the international Summer School of Photography in Kuldiga (ISSP, Latvia). She currently lives and works in Milan.
Marzia Trovato > Pane Amaro | email@example.com
He graduated in Computer Science at the University of Rome, where he currently lives and works as a web developer. Began taking an interest in photography at Officine Fotografiche Roma where he consolidated over the years his training in documentary photography. He followed the master of the contemporary photojournalism held by Emiliano Mancuso and the master in documentary photography held by Lina Pallotta. The studies and the confrontation with Italian and foreign photographers and photo editors, have allowed him to understand what was really interested in telling stories and to mature his own idea of photography. The representation of contemporary society, its changes,the recognizable patterns in these. The nearby stories more than distant stories. The long-term project. He has exhibited several times in Italian and foreign festivals, including Fotoleggendo in Rome and Les Boutographies in Montpellier.
Gianluca Abblasio | firstname.lastname@example.org