2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
Biography: Riccardo Magherini began doing fine art photography in 2011, after a trip to Tokyo. The numerous photographs he took became the basis for his first fine art photo series, “Tokyo”.
Magherini is fascinated by the way time overlaps in the same place and his final images are a collage of different moments, presented in multiple layers to give a frenetic but painterly quality.
He has since created several series using this technique. Firenze, Electric Sheep and most recently New York, Hong Kong and Bangkok. Often choosing locations with dense human traffic, his images are compositions of...