Style1½ inches thick (3.75 cm) Product Details Artist grade canvas, archival inks, wooden stretcher bars, and UVB protective coating
AvailablityUsually ships within five business days. ArtistMarc Garrido Platinum Member CollectionPortfolio
Description On a recent trip to Florence, we left our car parked outside the historical center. This was an excellent opportunity to walk through a collection of narrow and picturesque streets. I could not resist stopping and setting up my tripod to capture some photos and this is one of my favorites. For a second, the street was empty of traffic and captured this quiet moment with these two young tourists walking away. It was a pity to see so much graffiti on the walls, and the washed out colors in all the facades did not add to the scene. I wonder how amazing these streets would look with a fresh layer of paint on each house.
Marc Garrido, Barcelona Member Since February 2009 Artist Statement When I was Young, after begging a lot, my parents bought me my first camera. I did a lot of photograph: at home, on holydays, playing with my friends… anytime was a good time to shoot. However, it was a relief for parents' economy that I left the camera almost forgotten.
With the arrival of digital cameras I get back to my hobby, but wasn't till I get my current job that I do start seriously with photography. My job requires me to travel far and wide, and of course I could not leave the camera at home.
All started with some Sydney photographs done by a partner. After seeing the results achieved with a good camera and a wide angle lens I couldn't resist to buy my first DSLR. Then came hours and hours reading about photography, more hours of practice, purchase of photographic equipment and back to the reading. So far I still have a terrible desire to continue learning and enjoying this wonderful art.
After some years behind the camera I think that I'm qualified to say that what really excites me is studio photography, especially still live compositions and always with a very personal standpoint.