Anthony T. Festa is a Fairfield County, Connecticut-based photographer whose award winning portfolio includes scenes of unique natural settings, historically significant buildings and statues, and serene harbors highlighted by the perfect sunset. His images feature locations from across the country and abroad. His latest work includes amazing photographs from the great American Southwest and astrophotography.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Anthony has been passionate about photography since early adolescence. His keen eye for detail is evident in a most varied body of work. A self-taught artist, his passion for his craft is insatiable.
Anthony has a truly unique way of evoking emotion. His compositions give the viewer reason to pause and contemplate the details which create honest and poignant photographs. His work also has been showcased at the Bank of New Canaan, and currently at the First Bank of Greenwich (Stamford location). Some of his pieces may be purchased at Images of Old Greenwich, Greenwich, CT. and Calypso St. Barth's boutiques in Montauk and East Hampton.
An artist at heart, Anthony seeks to capture dramatic visual effects which not only move but inspire. He takes great pride in what he believes to be the true art of photography, that is, capturing the image in his own distinctive way. Anthony consistently brings an innovative spin to even the most photographed subjects. His success in capturing exceptional images rests in his ability to summon the viewer and present the opportunity to see something as never before.
Select Images Photography provides a portal through which Anthony's wide array of photographs can be viewed and purchased. Enter and enjoy the visual experience that he has created!
Art Society of Old Greenwich, 2011
"East River Walk"
Ultradent Calendar Finalist, 2012
"Top of the Rock"
Greenwich Art Society, Flinn Gallery, 2012
Wilton Art Society, Focus'13 Photo Contest
"Under Anglin's Fishing Pier"
Conde Nast Traveler Dream Trip Photo Contest Finalist 2013
"Gargoyles View of Paris"
Wilton Art Society, Focus'14 Photo Contest
Anthony is a devotee of Canon equipment. He is currently shooting with the Canon 5D Mark IV, 30 megapixel, full frame camera along with Canon's "L" Series lenses which include the 100-400 mm f/4.5/5.6.L II and 16-35mm f/2.8L III. This top notch equipment allows him the ability to capture and create astoundingly crisp quality images.