Finding a Freedom


An interview with Virginia Zoli

“The best lesson photography has taught me is to observe the world in a different way, that every place in the world hides a story that matters”.

Virginia Zoli won our fourth theme of Life Framer Edition V, Street Life, with a candid Cuban street scene – an evocative capture which our judge, David Alan Harvey, praised for its ‘mystery’, and it being ‘seemingly nostalgic without being too sentimental’.

Keen to know more, we asked Virginia more about the image, her time in Cuba, and her work with refugees to Italy…

Hi Virginia. Congratulations on winning our Open Call judged by David Alan Harvey. What did you make of his comments?

Thank you again for giving me the chance to have my work judged by David Alan Harvey, I’m truly honored! I find h