Bridge Break, by Nilla Palmer

With 177 canals connected by 409 bridges, Venice provides break havens for both locals and tourists, during the heat of the day. Resting to make a phone call, this local seemed content but oblivious to the backdrop of narrow alleyways and bridges connecting the Venetian tapestry of canals.

Bridge Break, by Nilla Palmer

Minolta X300 with Ilford FP4 B&W 35mm film | Carl Zeiss 70-210mm f4.5-5.6 | ISO125
Bridge Break, by Nilla Palmer

Award Winner: Photo of the Day | October 02
Award Score: 65.5 (Value 12, Clarity 12, Composition 17.5, Style 12, Skill 12)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Black & White Photography
Photograph Location: Venice | Italy

Photographer: Nilla Palmer (Brisbane, Australia) Registered
A Freelance Photographer with a passion for travel, candid, street, documentary, and landscape photography. Interchanging between digital and film mediums produces the desired effect in color or B&W, which is a raw representation of reality.Because most of Nilla’s images are candid, so a flash is rarely used. Her work includes a variety of themes taken across five continents, which spans over 20 years. Capturing the essence of a candid moment is a passion, which can represent a controversial or confronting image that some may find provoking. Documenting life’s realities devoid of artificial nuances is Nilla’s objective.


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