Sandra Zagolin was born in Piove di Sacco (Padua). Her passion for photography started in 1996: she joins cameraclub Chiaroscuro in Piove di Sacco (which she leads as a President since 2008) where a brief course takes her to prompt results. She is a fond of black and white photography, technique used in the darkroom up to 2008.
She’s mainly dealing with reportages and travel photography but she loves to extend her activity also in sport photography and landscapes. She has achieved a range of personal exhibitions all around Italy: in Venice, L’Aquila, Milan, Turin, in Pomposa Abbey, Prato and in Castelbuono (Palermo). Several of her pictures have been displayed in both the EU and non-EU countries, and published in specific magazines.
She has won several National and International competitions, and has reached the final in Leica and National Geographic contests in 2012 and 2013.
She is also a member of the Italian team “Amicizia e solidarietà” (“Friendship and Solidarity”), winner on 2014. Since 2012 she has been acknowledged five awards for her merits: AFI (National) – AFIAP , EFIAP ,EFIAP/b and EFIAP/s (International).
For a long time also enthusiast about audiovisuals, she has obtained national and international awards, her works have been screened during the prestigious International “Dia sotto le stelle” event in Busto Arsizio (VA).