During the night of July 19, 2022, a fire that broke out on the hills of Massarosa quickly spread to the nearby territory which falls within the municipality of Camaiore and also in some hamlets of the municipality of Lucca; at the same time, another relatively smaller fire developed between Lucca and Pisa. About 1000 hectares of woods, fields and olive groves were burned and about 1000 residents of different villages were evacuated. The drought that has hit the peninsula in recent months has made entire territories increasingly vulnerable to fires, in this case of a malicious nature, affecting many inland areas of the country.
"Ich bin da" is a long term photographic project that documents the correlation between these issues. The subjects of this story are international students; personal stories, diversity, challenges and opportunities of individuals who choose to live and work in Germany after their studies.
Empty residence with swimming pool in Mouraria. "Lisboom!" Is the expression with which media and institutions describe the economic recovery in Portugal after the 2008 crisis. A recovery based mainly on tourism and the real estate market, thanks to political choices aimed at attracting financial investments to "raise the country" . It is within this framework that the city of Lisbon has undergone devastating urban and social transformations in recent years. Lisbon, Portugal, 2020
Social distancing at Tempelhofer feld. Contrary to most countries affected by Covid-19, in April 2020 Germany has chosen to take a different direction; on the one hand, necessary decisions were made to limit public life, on the other hand the government was determined not to deprive citizens of their freedom.?Berlin, Germany, 2020
View of Ritz-carlton reserve tamuda bay. Construction works of this resort began in 2010 and its opening was set to be in 2020. The challenge was to create an imaginative design for the wetland site to accomodate hotel, villas, apartments and an 18-hole gold course. In 2011, environmental associations demonstrated in the lagoon against the destruction that was taking place. Marina Smir, Morocco, 2015