Friday, April 11, 2014

The Backyard Beekeeper

My photo of rooftop beekeepers in Brooklyn (Bottom left photo) on the cover of The Backyard Beekeeper - 3rd Edition by Kim Flottum.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Brooklyn Book / Editing

All photographs © Valery Rizzo

Editing my work for my Brooklyn Book Project, figuring out what I have, what I still need to shoot, etc.,

Documenting the rapidly changing Borough where I was born and raised.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Edible Monterey Bay

Cover Photo © Valery Rizzo

My first Edible Cover! for the Spring Issue of Edible Monterey Bay. I had the pleasure of shooting a story inside about La Balena, a wonderful Farm to Table Tuscan restaurant in Carmel. 

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Farm to Table

All images © Valery Rizzo

New Work added to my Farm to Table Portfolio, featuring urban farms, farm dinners and farm to table restaurants.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Cooking with Grains / Chickpea Magazine Spring 2014

All images © Valery Rizzo

Collaborated with Chef Camille Becerra on a story about cooking with grains for the Spring Issue of Chickpea Magazine. I also styled the shoot featuring ceramics from Brooklyn makers ClamLab and Helen Levi. See more here...

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Heritage Wines / Edible Brooklyn

All images © Valery Rizzo

Heritage Wines in Fort Greene shot for Edible Brooklyn.

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Brooklyn Slate / Pure Green Magazine

All images © Valery Rizzo

Brooklyn Slate for Pure Green Magazine. More to come in Vol. 8, the Spring Home Issue, to be published in March 2014.

Brooklyn / LensCulture

I was really pleased to be invited to publish a portfolio of my Brooklyn Project on LensCulture, placed in their Documentary category and in the company of so many other contemporary photographers and their work.

See my Brooklyn portfolio on LensCulture > Click here

See more of my Brooklyn Project  on my website > Click here

Saturday, February 8, 2014


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