What keeps you in Tel Aviv? I have worked for numerous international magazines and clients, including Blue Tomato, Adidas and Burton snowboards. In the winter, I make my living from shooting snowboarding and the rest of the year I shoot stuff for corporate communications, events, products, people, and anything else to get money to live. You can read much more about the nature of snowboarding in these faces than in anything else published so far about the sport. I was born in Morlaix, France, in By just discovering the water world, I think it helps you to discover yourself. I took photos for this surf camp last year and during that job I learned how to surf a little bit and really enjoyed it.
This fall I will be back in Asia shooting kayaking in Bhutan and a float trip in Tibet.
All photos by Guy Pitchon. Pictures from a Dutch photographer in an old copy of Photo Magazine also made a lasting impression. During my career as a photographer I have always been drawn to try new things, concepts, ideas and different techniques. Growing up in the south of Munich more precisely in Breitbrunn at the Ammersee in the s, I was strongly influenced by the Alps that surrounded me.
It was with great delight that I gave him my business card, which read "Romina Amato Photography", and told him how I was having an absolute blast traveling around, photographing cool stuff and amazing people in fantastic locations and even making a living from it — just like a "decent profession"!