Tuesday, December 15, 2015

La Balena Carmel by the Sea

Photos from my shoot with La Balena on their website. If you are in Carmel this is the place to go.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Kings County Distillery / INDUSTRY Magazine

A photo I took of Whiskey Maker Nicole Austin at Kings County Distillery in the December/January Brooklyn INDUSTRY Magazine.

New Website

Coming soon in 2016 a new website with much larger images! 

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Sneak Peek / Billion Oyster Project / Edible Brooklyn

Photo © Valery Rizzo

Sneak Peek at an upcoming story I shot for Edible Brooklyn featuring the Billion Oyster Project.

Monday, September 28, 2015

Crab Boil at Brooklyn Grange with Fig & Pig Catering

Photos © Valery Rizzo

I photographed the Crab Boil yesterday at the Brooklyn Grange Farm in LIC. It was prepared by Fig & Pig Catering and was a fund raisers for City Growers NYC.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

#griffinsummerpassion / Griffin Museum of Photography

Honored to have this photo chosen by Harris Fogel to be included in The Griffin Museum of Photography's #griffinsummerpassion instagram exhibit @griffinmuseum

Friday, September 18, 2015

J'ouvert 2015

Photos © Valery Rizzo

I went to J'ouvert for the first time to shoot for my Brooklyn book project, was initiated with paint and shot two rolls of film with my Holga. These were some of the best ones. There is talk of this traditional celebration not taking place next year. 

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Madison Square Eats / UrbanSpace

Photos © Valery Rizzo

Some images from a shoot I did for UrbanSpace of their new pop-up food market, Madison Square Eats, in the Flatiron District across from Madison Square Park.

Tiny Atlas Quarterly Montauk Exhibit

Two of my photographs were selected for inclusion in the #mytinyatlasMontauk exhibit curated by the editors of My Tiny Atlas Quarterly. If you find yourself in Montauk, stop by.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Friday, August 28, 2015

Kings County Distillery / Vinegar Hill House Picnic Dinner

Photos © Valery Rizzo

Several shots from the picnic dinner at Kings County Distillery with Vinegar Hill House.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Happy Cat Farm

Photos © Valery Rizzo

A peak at a shoot I am still editing with Tim Mountz at Happy Cat Farm.

Urban Space Vanderbilt

Photos © Valery Rizzo

I photographed Eldon Scott President of Urban Space as well as his new venture UrbanSpace Vanderbilt set to open next month, directly across from The Met Life building and Grand Central Station,

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Whiskey Blending with Nicole Austin

All images © Valery Rizzo

Nicole Austin whiskey blending at Kings County Distillery in Brooklyn, New York.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Peg Andre Pottery

All images © Valery Rizzo

I recently came across Peg Andre Pottery in the town of Wellfleet, on Cape Cod. I really enjoyed meeting Peg, seeing her studio and her cottage size outdoor kiln.