I am an Italian photographer, my name is Francesco Mercadante. I live in Reggio Emilia. I am a painter by profession, but I have long cultivated a passion for photography. In this Portfolio “landscape of my always”, I present the images of the place where I was born: Cutro, a town in Calabria. I chose to combine the poetry of Alda Merini because I find that it fits this work of mine and that I feel deeply mine. MY ROOTS “My roots are firm even if they are far from their own land. My roots are like olive wood...
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