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Chess Portraits – Interview With Photographer Francesco Ridolfi


Chess Portraits is a fine art photography project by Italian photographer Francesco Ridolfi. Francesco focusses mostly on portrait and commercial work and he has worked with the likes of Louis Vuitton, Caterpillar and Rolling Stone Magazine. His Chess Portraits project intrigued us so we asked Francesco a bit more about it in a mini-interview.

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  • Yasha Wallin

    Really cool to get a behind the scenes perspective on how a photographer creates a body of work. Its incredible to think that he spent six months planning for the series, but they are such detailed photographs I can see why. Thanks for sharing.