Marika Ramunno (1991) born in Puglia. After the degree in com￾munication science at University of Bari with a thesis on the re￾lationship between Cinema and Photography, she decided to spend time in Uk. Back in Italy, during the two-year specialization at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples, she participated in the Erasmus program in Estonia. Since 2017 she has been working as a freelance photographer and videomaker for communication 

agencies, events and companies, also making music videoclip.

In 2019 she worked with Canon Europa for the Matera European Photography project, making interviews and final editing of a 

short-doc. She is currently attending a new study programme in Video Designer at Apulia Digital Maker (ITS). She is the founder of the photography magazine “Ombra Magazine” and “A Neces￾sary Choice” is her firstdocumentary.
 

The photographic project “Relationship” investigates the evocative power 

nature asserts on mankind, drawing on their innermost and ancestral soul, 

which humans themselves translate into impressions: strokes of light and co￾lor. Here is especially analyzed the relationship between human and horse: 

a real meeting of souls, which presumes mutual trust and respect, returned 

through a game of looks and hands. The shots represent metaphors for a re￾newed golden age, in which happiness is the skin-to-skin connection betwe￾en man and horse, knight and steed, biped and quadruped. Emotions are overwhelming but fleeting, feelings are slow to arise but lasting. The photo￾graphic journey I propose attempts to explore a deep an