“Rughe d’Abruzzo” – A Photo Journey in Black-n-White

On wrinkles, a Photographic Project… No surgeon will ever be able to create these signs so well, that only time and life experiences can paint on everyone’s face. Images ©MateldaCodagnone.

“A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.” ~Diane Arbus | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“A picture is a secret about a secret, the more it tells you the less you know.” ~Diane Arbus

“Life, with its rules, its obligations, and its freedoms, is like a sonnet: You’re given the form, but you have to write the sonnet yourself. Mrs. Whatsit” (Madeleine L’Engle, A Wrinkle in Time)

"You know there are moments such as these when time stands still...” ~Dorothea Lange | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“You know there are moments such as these when time stands still…” ~Dorothea Lange
“You don't take a photograph, you make it.” ~Ansel Adams | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“You don’t take a photograph, you make it.” ~Ansel Adams
A lady in Rughe d'Abruzzo | photo ©MateldaCodagnone
“Hang on to your youthful enthusiasms – you’ll be able to use them better when you’re older.” ~Seneca
A lady in Rughe d'Abruzzo | photo ©MateldaCodagnone
“The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.” ~Paulo Coelho
A lady in Rughe d'Abruzzo | photo ©MateldaCodagnone
“A good snapshot keeps a moment from running away.” ~Eudora Welty
Men in Rughe d'Abruzzo | photo ©MateldaCodagnone
“There are no bad pictures; that’s just how your face looks sometimes.” ~Abraham Lincoln
Ladies in Rughe d'Abruzzo | photo ©MateldaCodagnone
“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.” ~John Lennon

Photographies “Noir et Blanc”

“La nostalgie est noir et blanc.” ~ Anny Duperey

All'ombra dei Caduti nel Cimitero Militare Canadese di Ortona (Chieti) | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
All’ombra dei Caduti nel Cimitero Militare Canadese di Ortona (Chieti)
photo: ©MateldaCodagnone

“If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that’s a problem. Peace and love are eternal.” ~ John Lennon

Le panchine di Rocca San Giovanni (Chieti) | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
Le panchine di Rocca San Giovanni (Chieti) | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone

“Noir et Blanc” :: Photographies de Matelda Codagnone

Colazione con i Bocconotti presso "La Bocconotteria" di Lanciano (Chieti) | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
Colazione con i Bocconotti presso “La Bocconotteria” di Lanciano (Chieti)
photo: ©MateldaCodagnone