Africa is an awe-inspiring continent, and an endless source of inspiration for creatives in all fields. The otherworldly scenery, acacia trees dotted on the savannah, acid lakes, volcanic mountains and crystalline white sand beaches create a sensory overload. Tribal garments and decorations, along with their traditions co exists with some of the most mesmerizing animals left on this earth: elephants, giraffes, rhinos and of course the big cats all capture our imagination. Inspired by Richard Avedon’s and Irving Penn’s photography, Dolce&Gabbana dedicated SS05 their collection to the cradle of humankind.
Vittoria Ceretti and Giulia Mainini play at being the ladies who shop, in Dolce&Gabbana, at a fruit market: the beauty of contradiction and the stuff dreams are made of.
Take a journey through the Italian landscape, with its contradictions and picturesque views thanks to how 10 great Italian photographers have shot its eternal beauty.