Faces from Antiquity
t h r o u g h m y l e n s
by Elias Dimitrakopoulos
About the Book
This book is a revised edition of the one published in 2012. It is an analytic presentation of my photographic collection of Hellenistic and Roman portraits from the different Museums I have visited in the last years. It is an attempt to familiarize the reader with the beauty and realism of the ancient portrait ....
Elias Dimitrakopoulos was born in Athens, Greece, in 1941. He joined the Greek Diplomatic Service, in 1968. Photography has always been essential, in his artistic priorities. Digital photography permitted him to address his creativity potential. Now that the years of duty are over, he is living in Athens, trying to catch-up with life-long longings.