“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes”– Marcel Proust.
Oliver Astrologo is a London/Rome based digital director that specialises in video making, photography and internet technologies. He has served travel brands for the past 15 years and has been really generous to share with World Kids his work.
I am sure you will enjoy this selection of photos – with Oliver’s comments- from Italy, Portugal, Turkey, Cuba and Malta.
Photo title: Villa Borghese
Comment: “My pleasant refuge from the often hectic streets of Rome”
Photo title: Fairy tale story
Comments: “Let down your hair, so that I may climb the golden stair… Today our fairy tale story continues about the Sintra Mountains, exploring the mesmerising castle of Pena National Palace“.
Photo title: Venezia
Comments: “Being in Venice it is like being in an open-air theatre”
Photo title: The Pink City
Comments: “Istanbul Skyline on sunset”.
Photo title: Istiklal Street (Istambul)
Photo title: This is Cuba!
Comment: “How long before it loses its nostalgic charm?”
Photo title: Travelling stories.
Comment: “Travelling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller”.
Photo title: Natural beauties.
Comment: “Over thousands of years wind and water shaped the limestone caves of Polignano. A true celebration of natural beauty… within natural beauty.”
Oliver Astrologo started also a video project focused on locations and stories about people. His videos of Vietnam, Rome, Puglia and Venice have been internationally acclaimed and awarded 4 Vimeo Staff Picks, and he is one of the top global contributors to the Vimeo community.
He connects with the audience using avant-garde editing techniques to deliver passion and emotions to this viewers. I am sure you will be moved by his destination video of Mexico (one of my favorites) that features Mexico “as a country of courageous and kind people that put a strong emphasis on unity and love for each other“.
Grazie Oliver! Featuring your work in our travel & photography series has been a great honour! Your photography and videos inspire me to travel and to see the world with different eyes!.