Since February 23, 2020, Covid-19 has a significant impact on our daily life. With the increase of infections at the end of the summer, Fashion Photographer Norberto Wittwer takes particular care of the Covid-19 problem.
A first challenge was the CATWALK OF THE FIVE CONTINENTS and the EUROPEAN FASHIONAWARD event. So it was decided to organize both events behind closed doors, limiting access to the room to a maximum of 99 people to increase safety.
As a photographer (and also as an event organizer) Norberto Wittwer always makes the model sign a release. since this summer the document has been completed with a coronavirus declaration. And here we must ask why some photographers do not have this document signed. Maybe because they are people they do not respect the rights of photography and respect for health…?
Recently Norberto Wittwer was invited to various events such as the Festival del Film in Rome, but he did not participate. “Common sense must reign and not the mania to show off everywhere. Health safety must have absolute priority and I do not understand why many persons ignore this problem. In the summer I have seen hundreds of people on the beach, in the squares and in the clubs ignoring Social Distancing. Now we pay the consequences … As you respect yourself, you also respect others. Think about this …”