carolina paltrinieri

Hands & Faces
Nationality: italian
Biography: Carolina Paltrinieri is a photographer with experience in reportage, archive and selection, editing and reporting. After a period of training at the Nikon School, with whom she has traveled to the world with the best reportage professors on the... read on
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Hands & Faces
Credits: carolina paltrinieri
Date of Work: 05/01/17 - Ongoing
Updated: 02/26/19
Ethiopia. They leave for days hoping to be treated. Their hands carry the signs of a life marked by hardships. Hands that tell stories more than a clear and defined portrait. Deformations that make them ashamed. Burns neglected since childhood leading to deformed scarring.
Hands are their work force. They hope to heal and start working and living again.
Getting out of the operating room is a new beginning.


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