Betty Colombo


1975 class, she is a fotoreporter and works for main italian news media, more specific she does reportage of travelling and actuality. The first meeting with the camera was at 14, trying to dont get bored in a ceremony and from that point the fotography became her world and Canon is always chose from the beginning.

My photographs are not only pure technicality, but develop a kind of sensitivity in order to understand the world.

More of 20 years of career she has the opportunity to assist Helnut Newton and work with important brands like L’Orèal Paris, Yves Saint Lauren and Corneliani. Her thesis, titled “Caos, Ordine e Paradosso”, made her awarded by “agenzia D’Ars” for the research about Fruttalism in art. She take photos awarded by Absolut Vodka, Pernod Fils and Swatch, and a video for Amnesty International of acidificated woman taken to the biennial Art School of Ankara. The Pompidou Centre of Paris and Museum of Modern Art of Stockholm have acquired some oh her photos, moreover she’s recorded aerospace creations of ALTEC (Aerospace Logistics Technology Engineering Company), inside the project dedicated to Mars. She i salso ambassador of “Salviamo il Pianeta” project and an active supporter of “Associazione Interplast Italy” that aim to take reconstructive plastic surgery in the 3rd world’s country.