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Peny Kafira

Peny Kafira was born in 1981. She lives and works in Neo Faliro, Piraeus. She has graduated from the school of Art and Design of the University of Athens, section of Photography. She continued her studies at New York College in the section of Film Studies for Film Direction and Photography.

She is working on the wedding and baptism photography, architectural photography, advertisements, theatre, portraits, touristic and art photography. She has worked as a director of Photography in several Short Films. In 2004 in Fotopoulos Thanasis film “The Birthday Present”, official competition in Dramas Short Film Festival. In 2006 in Thoukis Thoukis film “Theatre for a life”. In 2007 in Fotopoulos Thanasis film “Five”. Also she created the lighting for Jo Orton’s theatrical show “The Ruffian on the Stair” directed by Vakousis Manos in 2007. She was also the director of Photography in Makris Giorgos film “Miraya”, official competition in Dramas Short Film Festival in 2008. In 2008, she was director of Photography for Koukouvitakis Stelios film “A Game for Two” and Anestis Panos film “Narkissos”. The last few years she has been working as a Photographer of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

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She has participated in many photography competitions, gained several awards and she has taken part in lots of exhibitions. In the “Photovision” of 2003 and 2005. In 2003 in the “Gallery Café” and in 2005 in the Cultural Station of Kifisia. In 2005 she got an “Excellence” in the Second International Competition of Foto Art Magazine, so she took part in all the exhibitions organized in Greece by this magazine. She got an “Excellence” in the First Greek Competition organized by The Photography Club of Larisa and exhibited in the exhibition.