Understated, charming and poetic, the Bulgarian countryside is one of quiet isolation, almost suspended in time. The natural spa, found on the edge of the Black Sea is a rustic,no-frills afair.
Bathers immerse themselves in pink salt water, rub themselves whit black mud, and then bathe in the Bleack Sea. All the project is shoot in 35mm analogue film.
About Benedetta Ristori
Benedetta Ristori, 27 years, is a freelance photographer currently based in Rome,Italy. Her work is focus on the tension that exists between a form – such as a human head or a square – and the space which it both occupies and is contained by. Crucial concepts of her stylistic research: decadence, abandonment, emptiness and new approach to classic beauty. In 2014 is interviewed by the magazine Vanity Fair – Style.it in the Emerging Photographers section. In 2015 Benedetta is one of the finalist of the ‘Next Photographer Award’ by D&AD in partnership with Getty Images. Now she is focused on some personal documentary photography projects. [Official Website]