The World's Story is Yours to Tell
One Day on Earth is home to some of the worlds greatest motion-control time lapse photographers, and this week we're proud to introduce the newest participant to fit that description, Alessandro Della Bella.
Helvetia's Dream from Alessandro Della Bella on Vimeo.
One Day on Earth: Who are you and what is your profession?
Alessandro:I'm a press photographer working for an agency. My name is Alessandro Della Bella.
One Day on Earth: Can you tell us a little about your background and upbringing?
Alessandro: I grew up in Arosa, a most beautiful town in the Swiss Alps. I love photography, nature and nighttime.
Today I live in Zurich, but return to the mountains whenever possible.
One Day on Earth: What inspired you to become a filmmaker?
Alessandro:I'm not a real filmmaker. Time-lapse became my favorite hobby because it combines many of my passions. Switzerland's impressing landscape inspires my photography. Time-lapse adds a new dimension to this beauty.
One Day on Earth: Who or what do you most admire?
Alessandro: This is a difficult question. It's the miracle of life with its infinite number of big and small wonders to discover every single day.
One Day on Earth: What do you have?
Alessandro: mountains. snow. clean water. friends. independence.
One Day on Earth: What do you need?
Alessandro: fresh air. freedom. peace of mind. love
One Day on Earth: What are you planning on filming for 12.12.12?
Alessandro: It will be one day before new moon. That's perfect for a starry night time-lapse in the Alps, if weather conditions allow it.