Rome at dawn - Rome by night - Rome in white

Photographs by Michele Leonardi ©

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The following frames are extracted from a different series of photographs which I called "Rome at Dawn", "Rome in White", "Rome by Night", etc.

What is common to Rome, Paris and London? These are three big western millenarian cities, founded by the ancient Romans around at the ford on a river.

Historically, nothing mysterious, most of the great world cities were born in a place of commercial exchange, passage or encounter: a ford, a port on the sea, a river port, a military camp, a fortress, a place of religious worship, etc.


"Roma di Bianco: Senato e Popolo Romano". "Senatus PopolusQue Romanus, Rome in White"
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"Roma all'alba". "Rome at dawn"
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"Un'ordinario sabato mattino di sole a Villa Doria Pamphilji, Roma"
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"Notturni - Il Colosseo"
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"Roma all'alba". "Rome at dawn"
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"Lupa Capitolina con Romolo e Remo", "Rome in White"
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"Pini di Roma". "Pines of Rome"
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"Mare Nostrum". "Mediterranean Sea"
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"Amore e Psiche". "Love and Psyche at the Scavi Archeologici di Ostia Antica in Rome"
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Even the longest journey begins with a first step! Systemic Habitats is online since the 18th of May 2012. This website was created to publish online my ebook "Towards another habitat" on the contemporary architecture and urbanism. Later many other contents were added. For their direct or indirect contribution to its realisation, we would like to thank: Roberto Vacca, Marco Pizzuti, Fiorenzo and Raffaella Zampieri, Antonella Todeschini, All the Amici di Marco Todeschini, Ecaterina Bagrin, Stefania Ciocchetti, Marcello Leonardi, Joseph Davidovits, Frédéric Davidovits, Rossella Sinisi, Pasquale Cascella, Carlo Cesana, Filippo Schiavetti Arcangeli, Laura Pane, Antonio Montemiglio, Patrizia Piras, Bruno Nicola Rapisarda, Ruberto Ruberti, Marco Cicconcelli, Ezio Prato, Sveva Labriola, Rosario Francalanza, Giacinto Sabellotti, All the Amici di Gigi, Ruth and Ricky Meghiddo, Natalie Edwards, Rafael Schmitd, Nicola Romano, Sergio Bianchi, Cesare Rocchi, Henri Bertand, Philippe Salgarolo, Paolo Piva, Norbert Trenkle, Gaetano Giuseppe Magro, Carlo Blangiforti, Mario Ludovico, Riccardo Viola, Giulio Peruzzi, Ahmed Elgazzar, and last but not least the kind Staff of 1&1. M.L.














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