The Portable Darkroom at Cigar & Tobacco Festival 2020

At Villa Magherini Graziani, in Sangiustino (PG) the festival dedicated to tobacco returns, the “Cigar & Tobacco Festival” fourth edition, 26-27 September 2020. The Cigar festival is currently the only event in Italy dedicated to slow smoking enthusiasts, a unique moment for producers and importers of cigars from all over the world, an opportunity to…

Become a patron of Michele Pero

When “senior” photographers like me will be past, who will keep classic photography alive? I have opened Art Patrons page because I’m looking for patrons for my work. This art is expensive and I cannot go longer out there without your support. If you can, consider becoming a patron. If you are interested in supporting…

Michele Pero The Defective Photographer logo

The Defective Photographer

Launching these days The Defective Photographer. Why defective? Because The kind of photography I’m doing today is as defective as I am. I’ve been committed with perfection for decades. But…what is perfection? Am I perfect? Can I make something perfect? Perfection is very subjective. Who can say he or she is perfect? We all know…

Narita camera 18x24cm by Maison Naert Bruxelles

The Narita camera 18x24cm is on the go

Just finished to restore my new camera, this Narita 18×24 cm camera from Maison Naert Bruxelles, made probably at the beginning of the XX century. I purchased the Narita camera in England. It arrived in a very good shape and it just needed some cleaning and a polish to the wood. I had to remake…