Birds from falconers

PhotographerAloisi Gioia
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/Countrymilan, Italy
Photo Date13/4/2017
Entry Description

I was trying to photograph these birds for a long time, but I could never find time to go to a falconry training center. Suddenly as I was doing a photo shoot in Milan, behind a theater, a group of falconers was testing with these wonderful birds

About Photographer

Biography Gioia Maria Aloisi was born in Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Tuscany, (It) her lives in Milan. Diplomated in Carrara at the Academy of Fine Arts, where she embarks on a training in photography and graphics. Then, her passion let her known some artists as: B. Munari, M. Ballocco, G. Colombo, S. Coppola, Cruz Diez, Denise René, P.Santini, F. Squatriti and L. Veronesi. Her work as a graphic artist began in the early '80s, where she's interested in other forms of art coniugating them to create ecleptic projects .She won the first prize for a poster on peace: "UNESCO twice 20 years" - Photo / Graphics G. Aloisi-Paris 1986.She won also: -The photo contest: "Children in Versilia" -Municipality Viareggio-1993.- The best 100 Italian photographers in the ZOOM Image Bank 133-1995.- One of her works Electron 9 was the finalist at the International Film Festival Aquino, Italy, 2003-And so go on...her images were selected in numerous photography competitions including the "first international prize", Black and White Spider award's photo contest in Los Angeles. Workships:In 2005 she founded Edu-art in Milan, a creativity center with the artist M. Gorini, where they made many projects.More recently :she's exposed the "White to white'' sculpture for Paratissima 2015, which has selected in the Hit Parade of the best modern work, then exposed at the Mauto museum in Turin, Italy.Finalist of the Laguna Art prize 2016,for the installation "War to War", exposed at the Venice's arsenal, (IT).She has also invited to exhibit her pictures in the Fourth Biennial of photography in Berlin,Germany. Award & Nomination 2016 Finalist to Pollux, Awards with the series "Fireworks", Gala Awards Gallery, Wonder Pick Ltd, Regency House, Westminster Place- 2016 Finalist to Pollux awards with the series "Nude.Silk", Gala Awards Gallery ,Wonder Pick Ltd, Regency House,Westminster Place PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS: 2016 1st place Two or tree, Adversiting, Book cover, People's choice 2016 2st place A message for you, Advertising Book Cover, Advertising Calendar, People's choice 2016 3st place Palm 1, Fine art, still life, People's choise 2016 Fountain 1st place Professional nature underwater and 3st place Book - Fine Art people's choise 2016 11th Black and white spider awards. Nomination with "Birds", Category Abstract 2016 Honorable mention: pX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE Paris 2016 3rd Honorable Mention: IPA 2015 Nominee: 10th Annual Black & White Spider Awards 2015 Finalist: 8th Edition of the Pollux Award 2015 Finalist: 8th Edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Awards for women and photographers - 2015 Nomination: 8th Annual International Color Awards 2013 1st place: pX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE Paris, people's choise awards 2013 Nominee: 8th Annual Black & White Spider Awards 2013 Nominee: master cup color award 2012 HONORABLE MENTION: INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD,IPA 2012 Nominee: 7th Annual Black and White Spider Awards 2012 HONORABLE MENTION: PX3 PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS 2011 1st place: 6th Annual Black and White Spider Awards and many other…