Author archives: Mollie Pritchett

  • Art by Dwight

  • Art by Dwight I am the daughter of Dwight Pritchett, the Pittsburgh based artist and blog author of Art by Dwight. Dwight does a very unique style of art that involves doing a lift, or a rubbing, of a manhole onto canvas. After doing the lift he then takes it into his studio to create the finished piece. As a pho[...]
  • A Girl in Florence

  • A Girl in FLorence On a hot sunny morning I made my way to meet Georgette for a photo shoot near a quiet park away from the usual tourists of Florence. Georgette is the author of one of my favorite blogs here in Italy called: 'Girl in Florence'. She is truly a modern renaissance man, woman in her case. She works[...]
  • Fratelli Saraceni Winery

  • Fratelli Saraceni Winery I was honored to be able to work with Lorenzo and Matteo Saraceni, sons of the owners of a highly acclaimed restaurant, I Tre Pini, in Florence, Italy, who not only manage their restaurant but also make their own wine and wine specialties under the name Fratelli Saraceni. This collection is [...]
  • Family Portrait in Florence

  • Family Portrait in Florence This spring I started my Italian photography adventures with a beautiful family who was traveling through Florence and wanted a few portraits. They wanted to not only capture their newest member but also the city that inspired them years ago. We started in Piazza della Repubblica and [...]
  • Beaded Lily - Jewelry

  • Beaded Lily - Jewelry Thanks to some very good friends in Florence I was able to do a shoot for Beaded Lily, who specialize in handmade glass beads and unique beading supplies. We did the shoot in multiple locations around Florence, Italy and used the incredible scenery as well as the lovely model to create an ima[...]
  • Il Resti - Wine & Olive Oil

  • Il Resti - Wine & Olive Oil I've been fortunate enough to be included in the grape harvest (Vendemmia) and the olive harvest of the Resti family who produces several grape products (wine, vinsanto) and olive oil going by the name, Il Resti. The original owner, Renato, now in his 90's, works alongside his family on[...]
  • Abfly Magazine Contest

  • Abfly Magazine Contest I submitted my work to the Abfly photo contest that was looking for submissions taken from the airplane from Pisa and won 2nd, 4th, and 6th. The winners got published in their Nov/Dic/Gen/2012/2013 edition. Personally I think 'The Battle in the Clouds' should have taken 1st but, I will always [...]
  • On a Chianti Road

  • On a Chianti Road One of my favorite things about living in Florence Italy is that you can travel in any direction and find absolutely stunning landscapes, even in December! I took a mini road trip through the Chianti region and needless to say we took the scenic route and came back with some gorgeous photos and som[...]