PUNTI DI FUGA
A Rome Suburbs Pilgrimage
A visual, critical and creative journey through the empty spaces of the northern suburbs of Rome, shot during the Italian 2020 lockdown.
This project was selected by publisher Crowdbooks for an ongoing crowdfunding campaign.
A selection of street photos shot in Italy, Spain and Switzerland and split into two albums: B&W and color.
Michael Wernli was born in Lausanne in 1978. A Physics graduate, PhD, translator, musician and photographer, research is at the core of his existence. In 2006 he moves to Rome, and the interest in discovering and documenting the Eternal City drives him to delve into the techniques and languages of photography. Recently he has developped a personal path towards urban photography as a means of aesthetic and critical inquiry of the metropolitan area.