Amateur boxers; The fight by Lorenzo Masi

Sweat and labour in intense daily training to get ready for what may be the last chance of a professional career.Leonard Bundu is an Italian boxer born, from a Sierra Leonese father and an Italian mother in Freetown, Sierra Leone, in 1974.

Sweat and labour in intense daily training to get ready for what may be the last chance of a professional career.Leonard Bundu is an Italian boxer born, from a Sierra Leonese father and an Italian mother in Freetown, Sierra Leone, in 1974.

He lived his childhood in the African country and then at the age of sixteen he left the country to flee from civil war. Reached his mother in Florence he began practice boxing. Thanks to his speed and his unpredictable southpaw stance soon became one of the best Italian amateur boxers. In 2000 he was selected to be part of the national team for the Olympic games in Sydney. In Australia he suffered a heavy defeat in the second round of the tournament and decided to stop fighting.

After a period of reflection about his sport career, in 2005 he decided to try to become a pro.Despite his age he began an intense training to collect the number of victories necessary
to compete for an international title. Undefeated in all the fights borne like a professional boxer, in 2011 he challenged Daniele Petrucci to get the vacant EBU (European Boxing Union) welterweight crown,
after a first match suspended for the consequences of an accidental head butt. The victory in the event, attributed by unanimous decision of the judges, opened to him a number of interesting prospects to continue to compete. Nowadays Leonard Bundu still detains and defends the title of EBU welterweight champion won during the fight that changed the course of his boxing career.

THE FIGHT

THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT

THE FIGHT

About Lorenzo Masi

Documentary photographer born in Italy in 1980. He started to take pictures for the first time at the beginning of 2008 after he had obtained a degree in Philosophy at the University of Florence. During the last month of 2008, documenting the student protests that were taking place in Italy against the new educational reform, he started to collaborate with the Milan based agency Fotogramma. Become a freelance in 2009, he began to focus his attention on contemporary social issues. Interested in the people who live far from their country of origin and in all the dynamics connected to the necessity of integration with the new country, to the desire of preserving home countries’ culture and traditions, to the will of maintaining old relationships juxtaposed to the creation of new ones, he started a long-term project about immigration “Struggle for a normal life”, the first ongoing chapter of this project, documented the life of Somali refugees in Italy and Europe. A new long term chapter of the project, started in 2014, will document the lives of Chinese people in Italy.

His work has been published in The Cut/New York Magazine, Vanity Fair (Italy), His Life (China), La Repubblica, Corriere della Sera, La Stampa, Il Fatto Quotidiano, Gioia, L’oeil de la Photographie , Gente di Fotografia among others. He was awarded with two honorable mentions in IPA Awards 2012 (Non-professional: Political, Photo Essay) and with a honorable mention in IPA Awards 2013 (Professional: Other, People), with a honorable mention in Photo Annual Awards 2013 and in Kontinent Awards 2014. He was a finalist of Kolga Tblisi Photo Awards 2014 and one of the five winners of Cortona on the Move 2014 OFF Circuit prize with his work about daily life in China “At first glance”. He’s project “Struggle for a normal life” was one of the Photography Grant Top 24 Finalist of The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film 2013. He has exhibited in group and single shows in Italy and Europe. [Official Website]

THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT THE FIGHT

More Stories

Boxing; Muay Thai kids by Alain Schroeder

Boxing; Muay Thai kids by Alain Schroeder

Muay Thai kids project was selected and published in our print edition 19. Far from Thailand’s iconic tourist destinations, Isaan, the kingdom’s largest region, reaches north and east to the borders of Laos and Cambodia.
Spirit of India by Jacque Rupp

Spirit of India by Jacque Rupp

India has always held a special place in my heart. My first visit was during an extremely difficult period in my life, as my husband had just been diagnosed with a terminal illness. 
Fotopoesie: The backstage story of a photo book

Fotopoesie: The backstage story of a photo book

An image only makes sense if it "sees the light" and if it is seen by someone. Otherwise it would be just a visual thought. In my opinion, the best way to bring an image to life is through a book.

Call For Entries

We are looking for 6 fantastic photographers
who want to give an incredible impulse to their career.

We are going to put your photographs in front of the eyes of the directors
of the best galleries, festivals and agencies around the world.
Are you coming with us?

DEADLINE | TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2022

PHOTO BY © JULIA FULLERTON-BATTEN
Nude Portraits by Martin Zurmühle

Nude Portraits by Martin Zurmühle

My specialty in nude photography is landscape nudes in beautiful locations. In the last year, however, I have also frequently created nude portraits with my models in my photo studio.
A virtual summer by Thomas H.P. Jerusalem

A virtual summer by Thomas H.P. Jerusalem

A Virtual Summer project was selected and published in our print edition 19. A story about a girl being stuck at home pretending to be on the beach.
Death is a teacher by Srideep Banerjee

Death is a teacher by Srideep Banerjee

It was around 1'O clock when grief crept in with the chilly winds of the Ganges caressing my face. Witnessing death of a near relative isn't always easy to handle.

Featured Stories

Michael David Adams ; Fashion photography

Michael David Adams ; Fashion photography

Michael David Adams’ Fashion photography has taken him around the world from beautiful Caribbean islands and breathtaking coast of Mexico, to exquisite European destinations like Paris, Venice, Nice, and Croatia to name a few..
Sidewalk Theatre: Street photography from New York City by Mathias Wasik

Sidewalk Theatre: Street photography from New York City by Mathias Wasik

There are few cities that inspire the modern world as much as New York City does. It’s ever growing, ever rising – a kaleidoscope of American culture.
Little stars by Tatiana Ilina

Little stars by Tatiana Ilina

The story about lilliputians artists "The shining of little stars" who travel around Russia. The first performance was in Ivanovo. The posters were placed all over the town and many inhabitants were surprised and sincerely confessed that they have never seen anything like this. 
Ethiopia – Change in the Valley by Matilda Temperley

Ethiopia – Change in the Valley by Matilda Temperley

The fate of the Omo Valley was sealed in 2006 when, upstream of the valley’s arterial Omo river, the Ethiopian government began constructing the ‘Pride of Ethiopia’
Nude: Boarding Through The Streets Of New York by Gary Breckheimer

Nude: Boarding Through The Streets Of New York by Gary Breckheimer

Yes, all photographs were taken on the streets of New York City and no pigeons were harmed during the filming. I'm going to skip the intro of  Who What and Where about me and get right to the Story.
My Hearth is An Animal by Katarzyna & Marcin Owczarek

My Hearth is An Animal by Katarzyna & Marcin Owczarek

Telling stories is a part of our fine art photography project based on surrealistic imagery. Our new series titled "My Hearth is An Animal" brings elaborate compositions combining human and animal elements.
https://www.dodho.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Mono-banner.jpg

We invite you to participate in the first edition of the Monochromatic Awards. We are eager to see photograhs with new focus points and innovative approaches

https://www.dodho.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/BAnImage.jpg

ImageRights provides intelligent image search and copyright enforcement services to photo agencies and professional photographers worldwide.

https://www.dodho.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/banner.jpg

The book where words and images meet to never leave each other, The book contains 20 evocative paintings; each of them is a double page. 56 printed pages | 235x165mm

https://www.dodho.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/call21.jpg

Call For Entries #21 | After 20 editions and more than 100 published photographers, our print edition has proven to be a simply effective promotional channel.

The state of britain by David Barrett

The state of britain by David Barrett

The state of Britain project was intended to be a study of Americanisation within the UK, however ,The result of the Brexit referendum signaled to me that Britain was about to change more significantly , Britain was about to exchange its liberal European past for a survival of the fittest ”Wild West” culture . 
Portrait of the Aryans by Abhishek Nandy

Portrait of the Aryans by Abhishek Nandy

Beyond the rich heritage of monasteries, the spirit of Buddhism, the captivating Landscapes and the Indus, one specific facet of Ladakh which has always fascinated me is the legendary inhabitation of pure-blooded Aryans in this parts of the region.
The soul of photography by Maria Svarbova

The soul of photography by Maria Svarbova

I am Maria Svarbova also known as Aria Baró. I am 25 years old woman home based on Slovakia. I have graduated archeology this year. My first artistic attempts falls down back to my early child hood what is later in 2010 transforming in to photography dedication entirely.
Lomisoba – A feast of many meanings by Fallckolm Cuenca

Lomisoba – A feast of many meanings by Fallckolm Cuenca

North, on the military road, about 100 km from Tbilisi, one finds the epicentre of a yearly manifestation of human faith. It takes place on the slopes the Caucus and is an ode to an arduous journey of shared history and religious devotion.
Self-Portraits by Jen Davis

Self-Portraits by Jen Davis

In this body of work, I deal with the insecurities associated with my body image and the direct correlation between self-perception and the way one is perceived by others.
Time To Rush Home by David Nam Lip

Time To Rush Home by David Nam Lip

This portfolio is specifically captured an environment with expression of muslim people after they completed the congregation of the Bishwa Ijtema at Tongi, Bangladesh.

Monochromatic Awards

We invite you to participate in the first edition
of the monochromatic awards. We are looking
for the best monochrome picture for this year, 2022.

The contest is open to any interpretation of monochromatic photography,
black and white, grayscale, sepia or any type of tone.

DEADLINE | THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2022

PHOTO BY © SVETLIN YOSIFOV

Trending Stories

Bull Jump Ceremony by Tommaso Vecchi

Bull Jump Ceremony by Tommaso Vecchi

The Bull Jump is a ritual which represents the rite of passage in the life of a young boy (Ukuli), who, from a child develops into a man (Maza). 
Nudes for the women I’ve met by Dragos Dumitrescu

Nudes for the women I’ve met by Dragos Dumitrescu

Merely a portraying of nudity not in its simplistic undressed over-arousing form, more like its intimate, exposed gift of closure in a woman’s own space. More delicate or abrupt, in a rather organic relation to her personal background.
The poetry of Hengki Lee

The poetry of Hengki Lee

Hengki Lee is an Award Winning Visual Artist and Photographer from Jakarta Indonesia.
Chatting with George Digalakis

Chatting with George Digalakis

The process of taking photos was always a great pleasure for me. When I'm out shooting, I feel relaxed and I would say it calms me and fills me with energy.
Mike Ruiz, The photographer to the stars

Mike Ruiz, The photographer to the stars

Ruiz, who is of French Canadian and Filipino-Spanish ancestry,was born in Montreal in 1964, but raised in Repentigny, Quebec, Canada.
Offering to the goddess; River of Heads by Narayan Tushar Kaudinya

Offering to the goddess; River of Heads by Narayan Tushar Kaudinya

Narayan Tushar Kaudinya lives as a Filmmaker and documentary photographer. He did independent theatre and worked as an illustrator. While travelling, also learning about language and society, he taught children in northern Indian states in winters.
Le bel age by Varvara Shinkarenko

Le bel age by Varvara Shinkarenko

“Le bel age” is my ongoing photography project. It is about acceptance of your mature beauty. What is aging for you? Are you afraid of getting old? Wrinkles? Blue, grey hair?
Minimal photography; Absence / Presence by Mikael Siirilä

Minimal photography; Absence / Presence by Mikael Siirilä

Absence / Presence project was selected and published in our print edition 18. Mikael was among the early adopters of digital photography. His enthusiastic foray into pixels and post-processing almost suffocated the passion entirely.
Necropolis- A City dying of Pollution by Zahir Abbas

Necropolis- A City dying of Pollution by Zahir Abbas

India is facing a severe pollution threat with daily average figure crossing the “severe” or even “Hazardous” marks a set by WHO. Unfortunately, no one seems to care as this ghostly poisonous air engulfs us in a deathly hug. Every day a bit tighter.

Other Stories

stay in touch
Join our mailing list and we'll keep you up to date with all the latest stories, opportunities, calls and more.
We use Sendinblue as our marketing platform. By Clicking below to submit this form, you acknowledge that the information you provided will be transferred to Sendinblue for processing in accordance with their terms of use
We’d love to
Thank you for subscribing!
Submission
Dodho Magazine accepts submissions from emerging and professional photographers from around the world.
Their projects can be published among the best photographers and be viewed by the best professionals in the industry and thousands of photography enthusiasts. Dodho magazine reserves the right to accept or reject any submitted project. Due to the large number of presentations received daily and the need to treat them with the greatest respect and the time necessary for a correct interpretation our average response time is around 5/10 business days in the case of being accepted.
- Between 10/30 images of your best images, in case your project contains a greater number of images which are part of the same indivisible body of work will also be accepted. You must send the images in jpg format to 1200px and 72dpi and quality 9. (No borders or watermarks)
- A short biography along with your photograph. (It must be written in the third person)
- Title and full text of the project with a minimum length of 300 words. (Texts with lesser number of words will not be accepted)
This is the information you need to start preparing your project for its presentation
To send it, you must compress the folder in .ZIP format and use our Wetransfer channel specially dedicated to the reception of works. Links or projects in PDF format will not be accepted. All presentations are carefully reviewed based on their content and final quality of the project or portfolio. If your work is selected for publication in the online version, it will be communicated to you via email and subsequently it will be published.
Contact
How can we help? Got an idea or something you'd like share? Please use the adjacent form, or contact contact@dodho.com
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.
Submission
Dodho Magazine accepts submissions from emerging and professional photographers from around the world.
Their projects can be published among the best photographers and be viewed by the best professionals in the industry and thousands of photography enthusiasts. Dodho magazine reserves the right to accept or reject any submitted project. Due to the large number of presentations received daily and the need to treat them with the greatest respect and the time necessary for a correct interpretation our average response time is around 5/10 business days in the case of being accepted. This is the information you need to start preparing your project for its presentation.
To send it, you must compress the folder in .ZIP format and use our Wetransfer channel specially dedicated to the reception of works. Links or projects in PDF format will not be accepted. All presentations are carefully reviewed based on their content and final quality of the project or portfolio. If your work is selected for publication in the online version, it will be communicated to you via email and subsequently it will be published.
Get in Touch
How can we help? Got an idea or something you'd like share? Please use the adjacent form, or contact hello@dodho.com
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.