Thursday, May 28, 2015

Whiskey Advocate / Nicole Austin


My photograph of Distiller Nicole Austin from Kings County Distillery in the Summer Issue of Whiskey Advocate.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The Dogwood Dyer / Brooklyn Grange

Photos © Valery Rizzo

Bundle Dyeing workshop at The Brooklyn Grange with The Dogwood Dyer, using locally grown and foraged plants.


Sunday, May 24, 2015

Brooklynites / A New Project

Photos © Valery Rizzo

I started working on an old project I had started years ago and will be continuing now. Brooklynites is a  discussion about the question of "What is a Brooklynite?". Shot on instant film with a Vintage Polaroid Camera. 

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Website Redesign



I am in the process of redesigning my website, using a cleaner more modern look with larger images. So much work, but in the end it will make a better presentation.

Friday, May 1, 2015

Photographer's Quarterly

I am very honored to have my Brooklyn project featured in the inaugural issue of Photographer's Quarterly, a new online magazine from Editor Jonathan Blaustein, in collaboration with Rob Haggart, showing photographs from photographers around the world, 4 times a year. http://www.photographersquarterly.com/

New Work / Brooklyn Book Project

All photos © Valery Rizzo

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Development on the Gowanus


Photos © Valery Rizzo

Comparing development on the Gowanus from 2007 - 2015.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Cornhole

All photos © Valery Rizzo

Playing Cornhole, Kings County Distillery, Brooklyn, 2015.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Kings County Distillery / Five Year Anniversary Party

All Photos © Valery Rizzo 

Just some photos I shot while enjoying a cup of Moonshine Punch at The Kings County Distillery's five year anniversary party.