TTA 2022


The 2022 edition of the Award saw the participation of over 150 authors, with a first selection of 50 stories, and a series of stories awarded in various ways, which you can see in this section.

In this section you can see the various assignments of the selected stories. First the specific initiative dedicated to Instagram: we selected 26 authors from the over 3.500 single shots published by over 800 photographers on  Instagram with the hashtag # TTA2022 to participate to the collective exhibithion WORLD PICS in Colorno, from august 26th, in the great location L’Aranciaia for the festival Colorno Photo Life,  and published also in the dedicated section “Travel World Pics” of this site.

The selection of the projects and final single pictures has been  screened by a commission of experts and professionals composed as follows:

  • Federica Berzioli, chief editor of IL FOTOGRAFO Magazine
  • Angelo Cucchetto, owner of and ISP, editor of CITIES
  • Loredana De Pace,  Journalist and curator
  • Roberto Gabriele, photographer and owner of
  • Attilio Lauria, Journalist and curator
  • Gigi Montali, photographer and Ad of Colorno Photo Life Festival
  • Simona Ottolenghi, owner of and curator of Otto Gallery
  • Giovanni Pelloso, director of IL FOTOGRAFO Magazine


the #TTA2022 winners!
first has been declared Younes Mohammad, with his story “Chaldoran
second Alessandro Malaguti, with his story “Siberia
third Claudio Varaldi, with his story “in viaggio con la lupa
special mention to Stefano Bianchi exhibithed in International Photo Salon Plovdiv 2022, with his story “Genna il Natale Copto
and special mention too at the Plovdiv selected Author Miroslav Mominski for his story “life in Rodhope mountains


In Colorno we also showed a projection of the 16 stories that will be pubshished in the book Travel Tales II, curated by Simona Ottolenghi with text of Attilio LauriaHere and here  the two videos of the book showed in Colorno.


In Rome, at TTA Weekend, on october 1 the book Travel Tales II will be presented  during the TTA final awarding weekend at october, 1st and 2nd, and we will also open the Exhibition Travel Tales, with 11 stories selected, see Travel Tales Rome Exhibition

PLOVDIV FESTIVAL Two stories have been selected by our partner Plovdiv Photosalon and been exhibited during the Festival in August, Younes Mohammad – Chaldoran  and Stefano Bianchi – Genna, il Natale CoptoWe guest on our exhibithion in Rome the winner of their Festival, Miroslav Mominski  with his story  Life in Rhodope Mountains  


One story has been selected by Loredana De pace for a complete interview on NocSensei portal, Orietta Masala – Memories,  see Nocsensei is also republishing some of the stories during the year.


The Magazine IL FOTOGRAFO selected 3 portfolios, that will be published on the special edition about Climate changing in november: Ugo Baldassarre – Basilicata insideFranco Beretta – La Normandia and  Claudio Varaldi – il delta del Po.

We are always looking for original and fascinating stories that tell travelers and their travel in any way characterized by an excellence of photographic language. The sea, the desert and the people, the mountains and the reportage are all right.

February 7th

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May 16th

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June 15th

Publication of finalists with relative rewards

August 26th

Colorno Palace - Exhibition opening and presentation of the Travel Tales II book at Colorno Photo Life

October 1st

Rome - Award ceremony and exhibition at OTTO Gallery