Welcome to my 500px portfolio.
I'm an Italian professional photographer.
Nature, Reportage, Industrial, Still life, Abstract, Travel, Sports, People, Fine art, ...
I organize specialized wildlife and landscapes photo tours and workshops for small groups of all levels of experience in spectacular locations worldwide.
Please take a look to my website for all information about me and my activities and proposals for travel photography.
Good light to all, always !
" My adventure friends are: a camouflage box,
hours of waiting, the cold days of January,
the sultriness of July, the countless mosquitos,
the fog, and my inseparable photographic camera ".
"…the true nature photographer is first a naturalist and then a photographer. To him, the safety of the animals he photographs is always more important than the resulting picture.…”
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Milko Marchetti was born in Ferrara the 10th of June 1698.
In over 25 years of activity he has built an archive of over 800.000 images. He collaborates with the Region E.R. the province of Ferrara, Parco del Delta del Po, Delta2000, and the monthly FOTOCULT. His photos are published as front covers and internal pages on: OASIS, AGRICOLTURA, BELL'ITALIA, MERIDIANI, BELL'EUROPA, GENTEVIAGGI, ASFERICO, FOCUS, DOVE, Viaggi di REPUBBLICA, ITINERARI TRAVEL, AMICI DI CASA, PESCASPORT, Catalogues ALPITOUR, PIEMONTE PARCHI, GREENTIME, QUI TOURING.
He is a member of:
FIAF ( Federation of Italian Photographic Association),
AFNI (Italian Nature Photographers Association),
AIRF (Italian Reporter Photograpers Association),
FEP (Federation of European Professional Photographers)
For the 10th consecutive time he is the winner of the Nature World Cup, in 1999, 2001, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018 (with the national of Nature Photography, 16 Nature photographers chosen to represent Italy).
In December 2004 he published his first photographic book “LE STAGIONI DEL DELTA” edited by Minerva Edizioni, which in March 2005 in Orvieto-Fotografia was declared best book of Nature Reportage.
On the 4th of May 2007 he received the AFI “Onorificenza” (ARTIST OF ITALIAN PHOTOGRAPHY).
On the 4th of April 2008 he was awarded the QIP professional qualification (QUALIFIED ITALIAN PHOTOGRAPHER), first Italian photographer for Nature section.
On the 28th of November 2010, he was awarded the QEP professional qualification (QUALIFIED EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHER), first Italian photographer for Wildlife section.
Since 2000 he has been organizing photographic and post-elaboration courses, photographic and Naturalistic Photography journeys in Italy and all over the World: Delta del Po, Capraia island, Texel island in Holland, Bayerischer Wald in Germany, Iceland, Rocky Mountain in Canada, South Africa, Madagascar, Yellowstone (US), Pantanal in Brasil, are just some destinations.
Qualifications and professional honors
Not only Nature Photography:
industrial, aerial, Photo-director, graphic, video-maker, video-editor, are other important activities.
- 85,081 Affection
- 3,278,980 Photo Views
- 5,082 Followers
- 200 Following
- Ferrara, Italy
- Available for Hire