Travel photography; Backpacking by Sofia Monzerratt

A series of photographs taken on a no-budget backpacking trip over the course of three months, capturing the essence of humanity in different parts of the world as well as the rich culture that was experienced.

A series of photographs taken on a no-budget backpacking trip over the course of three months, capturing the essence of humanity in different parts of the world as well as the rich culture that was experienced.

Vibrant colors and evoking textures, heartfelt discoveries and connections of the world that we all share.

Sofia Monzerratt, is a human artist who loves to calmly elude the endless black hole of innovative self-existential calamities by transmuting them into meaningful storytelling and visual expressions. She was born and raised in the Andes mountains located in a small yet very beloved country called Venezuela. Now based in New York City since 2015.

After years of formal education and wide professional experience on set, Monzerratt has become a professional New York based writer, director, cinematographer, fine-art photographer and street photographer. She has worked on various projects such as short and feature films, documentaries, music videos, commercials and fine art photography. Monzerratt doesn’t limit herself to work in just one genre or format, she’s open to work outside her comfort zone, on projects that have room for creative freedom and visual expression or experimentation.

Monzerratt’s carrier ultimate goal is to accurately reveal and transport fractions of her inner world onto the screen, as well as to connect to as many individuals as possible through her work. To take a dip into her audience’s world and to plant a seed into their inspirations via films and many other different types of visual expression. The primary goal in every project is to create content that resonates with the audience not only in a superficial manner but in a deeper, creative and even psychological sense.

Sofia’s films and photographs have been nominated and won several awards. Her film work has been nominated for festivals such as Cannes (World Film Festival), Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival, Indie Short Fest and many more. She has also taken home several wins and nominations as Director of Photography for other filmmaker’s projects that she has happily worked on.

She is driven to work on various formats such as shorts, feature films, dance films, documentaries, music videos, commercials, photography projects and even painting, as long as they offer room for creative freedom and expression. Her primary focus in every project is to create content that resonates with the audience and with herself, not only in a superficial manner, but rather in a deeper, creative, emotional and even psychological sense. Sofia’s ultimate goal in life is to capture the essence of the soul and express it in a manner that opens the possibility for self connection. [Official Website]

 

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