Secrets of Umbria

Umbria may be less known then Tuscany but it is also a land of great landscapes, best kept medieval villages, top quality wines and specialties like extra virgin olive oil and truffles, chocolates and pasta to name a few!

It is also a region of very creative designers and internationally famous fashion brands. The region definitely makes an effort to protect its artisans and preserve their skills so that they won’t be lost. Tradition and an authentic way of life are key to the Umbrian people.

Sometimes I get asked to shoot for brands but often I have to decline due to a lack of time as I am so busy with weddings, but this time I managed to squeeze in a couple of hours to photograph for a project called “Secrets of Umbria”, these young and creative designers all have very unique products where traditions meet creativity to create contemporary and fashionable products.

Secrets of Umbria will be exhibiting during Venice Film Festival from 29th August to 9th September.

Jules Bower

Italian and destination wedding photographer Jules Bower photographs weddings in Italy, Europe and worldwide. His unique approach and expertise arrive from not only an obsession with photography but also because he owned one of the first and most successful wedding planning agencies in Italy.

One Response to “Secrets of Umbria”

  1. Sabrina
    August 21, 2012 at 8:57 pm

    Thank you Jules! The pictures are stunning and they really show the beauty of each product! You should try and find those couple of hours here and there to do fashion shoots a bit more often!

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