Tonio Lombardi- the winner of *Optimal-Photo's portrait club contest is a great new artist whose work I immediately fell in with right away! :iconlomby79:
He won first place with this deviation, "thinkin of you..."
Here's a short interview with the artist:
1. How long have you been a photographer; how long have you been interested in taking pictures?
I've been into photography ever since I bought my frist digital camera some 8 years ago. I started taking it seriously around 2 years ago.
2. What is your favorite style of photography?
I'm mainly into portaiture. I like artistic fashion, glamour and conceptual portaiture. I also like event (especially concert), documentary & abstract photography.
3. Did anyone inspire you to be an artist? Who?
I guess it's a gene that runs in the family. I've always been inspired by the fashion magazines, you can find some really artistically inspiring work within. Music also plays a