They are tough guys; but they have style.
Trapani (Sicily), 2016.
During the year of 2016, I photographed a group of fishermen who still practice the traditional fishing but struggle to survive facing the concurrency of the industrial fishing on the Mediterranean sea: everyday, they left the old port at night on their small and old boats and sells everything they got some hours later in the fish street market. Those guys are not used to cameras and photographs at all. But when asked to have a fashion portrait of them, all stroke a pose. Prove that their easiness in front of the camera and inherent sense of style could be explored as an economical option in these times of fishing scarcity...
BIG FISHES : Self-Published in Berlin, 2018, Printed by Paper Twins, Soft Cover, 14,5 x 21 com, 22 pages