Life in High Water

PhotographerFederico Povoleri
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryVenice, Italy
Photo Date2012
Entry Description

In the recent years (from 2010 to the present) the phenomenon of high water in Venice went out of control. High Tide that normally occurred in the month of November with the Sirocco winds, now occurs in all seasons and in every climate condition. For the expert this is an effect of climate change but the citizens are no longer able to make predictions. People continue to live and work trying to adapt

About Photographer

Writer, Videomaker and Music Composer. A Venice native, Povoleri writing stories for comics. Thanks to the sponsorship by writer/journalist Alberto Ongaro, Povoleri began his collaboration with many publishing company and working for many years as a storywriter with the Walt Disney Italia. Povoleri currently works as a television director of lyric opera and symphonic concerts for the La Fenice Theater in Venice.