About This Project

Andrea Natali


Steps of destiny

In this photographic project, I aim to convey a poignant narrative through the unassuming imagery of walking feet. Three distinct subjects with unique footwear choices represent a spectrum of experiences, values, and emotions. The first image captures the graceful, measured stride of a nun. Her feet are shrouded in the simplicity of traditional attire, symbolizing devotion, humility, and spiritual dedication. The somber, black-clad feet evoke a sense of reverence and solemnity, emphasizing the timeless commitment to faith. The second image presents a girl sporting sandals adorned with a silver flower. These whimsical slippers speak of exuberance and a playful spirit. The silver flower signifies individuality and a touch of rebellion within the confines of societal norms. Her carefree gait exudes a sense of freedom and self-expression. The final photograph portrays a young girl wearing sandals, her feet they are adorned with the beige rope and the white nail polish. These simple sandals reflect her carefree, curiosity but also self-confidence. “Steps of destiny” invites viewers to contemplate the myriad paths we tread in life. Through these three pairs of feet, the project illustrates the intricate tapestry of human existence, where faith, youth, and individuality coexist and intersect on the journey of self-discovery and understanding.



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