Shooting cultural, editorial and documentary photo assignments worldwide.
Yngvi Orn Kristinsson, Landsbanki's chief economist, holds his head describing Iceland's banking crisis, 2008. L'HEBDO "Islande, La fin d'un Reve".
A woman wearing a hijab passes in the shade of an alleyway, Stonetown, Zanzibar, Tanzania. National Geographic Traveler.
Roman Sculpture Court in the evening, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. MET brochure.
Mr Natale, prosciutto maestro, smells the aroma and aging of San Daniele hams. San Daniele, Italy. Condé Nast Traveler.
Salami ends, strings and seals, Milan, Itlay. L'Etichetta.
Bruschetta of garden fresh tomatoes, rucola, Tuscan bread, olive oil and salt, Tuscany, Italy. Geo Saison.
A fresh loaf of bread, or boule, coming out of the woodfired oven at Boulangerie Poilâne, Paris, France. Smithsonian Magazine.
A stone holds a cover cloth in place on a balsamic vinegar barrel aging in Franco Colombani's Acetaia, Sole di Maleo, Lombardy. L'Etichetta.
An open oyster with sour cream, caviar, topped with gold leaf, Oyster Bar of C Restaurant, Vancouver. National Geographic Traveler.
A simulated dome of magma glows in a snow dusted lava field next to Reykjanesvirkjun, a geothermal power station, Reykjanesviti, Iceland.
Some magazine covers
and a few more
Franco Maria Ricci Books
Roma Il Colosseo, Egypte-Egypte, Venini, Bodoni (2), Panatanee, FMR Grand Tour , +40 FMR pocket guides to “lost or forgotten” cultural assets, monuments and institutions of Italy.
Pøbel's bear @ Jokulsarlon, Iceland.
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A Africa, animals, archaeology, architecture, arts, Arafat, Aurora Borealis, Australia, Austria B Barossa Valley, Blue Lagoon, Bologna C cake, Claire Valley, Coliseum, Costa Rica D design, dinosaurs E embryonic dinosaur eggs, elephants F fat, Finland, fish, Florence, food, G Galileo, Genova, giraffes H Hawaii, Helsinki, honey I Iceland, Israel, Italy J Jerusalem K Krafla fumarole L Liguria, lions M Milano, Morocco N Napoli O octopus soup P Patagonia, pasta Q Quran R Rome S science, snow T Tanzania, Tasmania, Tomatoes, truffles U Udine V Venezia W Wine X Factor Y Yarden wine Z Zanzibar, zebras ... and much more in my archives.
AboutBrooks Walker, based in Reykjavik, shoots editorial, cultural and documentary photographic assignments worldwide.
GoalsCreate beautiful, heartfelt, and informative images.
BooksFMR: Roma Il Colosseo, Egypte-Egypte, Venini, Bodoni (2), Lazio Delle Delizie, Panatanee.FMR Grand Tour & 40+ pocket guides to “lost or forgotten” cultural assets, monuments and institutions of Italy.
AwardsLowell Thomas Award, Art Directors Club Italiano for Sole di Maleo, Premio Barbi Colombini
DesignBorealis Works designs comprehensive, creative, and cost-effective imaging solutions for new and refreshing ventures.
Producer / FixerCoordinator for photographic campaigns & video productions.
ClientsNational Geographic, The New York Times, The Metropolitan Museum, Smithsonian Magazine, Archaeology Magazine, Brioni, Condé Nast Traveler, Die Zeit, Dior, Geo, GQ, Vogue, Bloomberg, US News & World Report, Libération, L'Hebdo, L'Etichetta, FMR, National Museum of Iceland, UNESCO, Muji, Panasonic, Acid Man, and many more ... Thank You All!