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Renée Ricciardi: Capturing Italy’s beekeeping community

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Last August, Renée Ricciardi bought a one-way ticket to Italy, packed a suitcase and her camera gear, and traveled across the Atlantic with one goal in mind: photographing bees. For most people, it would be an odd reason to visit Italy, but for Ricciardi, it fit perfectly. The project united her photography studies – she graduated from Massachusetts College of Art just a few months prior – with her beekeeping hobby and love for Italy. The idea to undertake such work came together organically over the period of a couple years. In 2011, just as Ricciardi started beekeeping in her ...

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