Pomo d'Oro

Still life
Pomo d'Oro by Alena Kutnikova

Image details - Pomo d'Oro

Photographer: Alena Kutnikova (see profile)
Competition: Competition 15
Category: Still Life
Location: Moscow, Russia


In my still life, I wanted to tell the story of the origin of the tomato. The Italian word pomodoro - translates to ‘golden apple’ in English and when tomatoes were first brought to Europe, their fruits were considered poisonous and used tentatively at first.


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