I took this photo a couple of years ago during my trip to South Africa. These young men (16 years old)
are called 'Umaquetas' When they are of age, they return to the bush for circumcision and hunting
I was born in Rome, I am graduated in Literature, major in Cinema at "La Sapienza" University and I am holding a Diploma in photography at "Photography Institute". Alwais driven by a passion for visual arts I've worked as a Assistent Cameramen; Film Programmer; Projectionist and Journalist. I've started taking photographs few years ago specializing my self in portratuire and reportage.
The 2012 International Photography Awards received nearly 18,000 submissions from 104 countries across the globe.