Maela Bonafede is an Italian photographer based in Rome.
Her photographic studies began in 2011 at the age of 15 when she decided to undertake photography studies at the Roberto Rossellini Cinematography and Television Institute in Rome. Immediately after her studies in Rome, she moved to Brighton, after securing a place for a BA Photography at the University of Brighton, to pursue her photographic studies, graduating in July 2019.
She spends her time working with clients across Italy and England documenting places, people and food.
“I didn’t choose photography, photography chose me”