Carmelita Iezzi is a freelance photographer and professional graphic designer based in Italy. After graduating in Art School, Carmelita got her BA in Graphic Design and Fine Art Photography at the University of Art Ancona, Italy. She has gained experience in commercial and post-production in photography, graphic and web design.
She has achieved international recognitions, in 2018 Carmelita was honored with the prestigious Sony World Award and First Place at Tokyo Photo Awards. Most of her pictures are been published in different Magazine and Book worldwide such Adore Noir, Blur Magazine, Immagini Fotopratica, Square Mag, Progresso Fotografico.
Her works were exhibited in New York, Tokyo, Someserset House London, Paris, Cannes, Marsille, Rome, Mykonos, Santorini, Athens.
The passion about art started at the age of 14 using an analog camera with film and printing in the darkroom. Her travels around the world have taken to confront continuously her cultural and artistic background with cultures, situations and colors that has motivate her creativity.
She developed her own style by focusing on landscape photography and conceptual portrait. Carmelita work captures silent moments, as a pictorial poems. Her passion for medieval paintings, renaissance masterpieces and works of the Pre-Raphaelite, have focused attention on the use of natural light, preferring the strong contrasts that characterize equally her photos in black & white and colors. Her particular style is surrealistic and dreamlike, she tries to convey a quiet stillness of emotion with a contemplation to the natural surroundings creating stories that combine nature and the human figure in a poetic and unique vision.