Michele Belloni
People Photographer

National Geographic Selection

Great day, today. Four of my pictures about the one year lasting project on Porta Portese have been selected from National Geographic photo editors and a note on a particular photo from one of theme has been sent to me publicly and it reports:

“I have seen a lot of portraits during this assignment and very few have been as successful as this one. The interesting light and balanced composition are pluses, but, what makes this compelling is the half smirk on the face of Anna. Her expression makes me feel like I know something more about her than what she looks like.” – Scott Strazzante –

The picture is this one:

And this is the original note from the editor:

When you put your heart and passion in what you do, these are the results.

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About The Author

About me

Photographing the differences that make us human.

Born in 1979 into a family of deep Tuscan origins he picked up his first camera as a child and decided not to leave it anymore.

Currently based in Rome, Italy. Contact him via Telegram or sending an email.

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