Similitudes Without Latitudes
Photography by Armando Di Lorenzo
Story edited by Simone Luchessa
Telling in a different way the life, hopes, disappointments and dreams of the young guests of the Magyc Reception Center in Eboli is the goal of the photographic project by Armando di Lorenzo
Armando Di Lorenzo's reportage in Eboli, developed inside the Magical Reception Center in collaboration with the Circolo Legambiente Silaris, in a series of portraits of young people living in the center. his goal is give us a different point of view about the issue of immigration: to somehow restore dignity and humanity to all young people, who every day choose to risk their lives to reach Italy.
In each portrait an element leads back to their past work experiences, becoming the trait d'union between their origins and their current condition,
Di Lorenzo's images show how these youngsters possess skills, qualifications, dreams and ambitions that, thanks to the availability of the Center and the collaboration of the Circolo Legambiente Silaris, can be made available to the community through a series of work and volunteer activities, also giving meaning to their days.
To realize these shots, the author spent several days in the reception center, living with these guys and earing theirs histories.
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Camera: NNikon D610
Lens: 24-70mm and 50mm