Photography

[ Soprintendenza per i beni culturali]

The Historical photo archive of the Department for Cultural Heritage keeps the archive groups of the most important photographers of Trentino, starting from Giovanni Battista Unterveger (Trento, 21 November 1833 – 6 January 1912), who was the first one to make use of the new photographic art to reproduce valleys, peaks and villages of Trentino. In time a lot of archive groups have enriched the photo archive; among the photographers to be mentioned are: Sergio Perdomi, Giovanni Pedrotti, Rodolfo Rensi, the Pedrotti brothers, Giuseppe Garbari, Federico Vender, Flavio Faganello, Francesco Ambrosi, Luciano Eccher.