Arturo Mari<br />(The papal photographer)<br />Megan Riederer<br />Creative Photography<br />
Background<br />Born in Borgo, Rome (near Vatican city)<br />Interests in photography began when he was 6<br />Father woul...
51 Years 6 Popes<br />1<br />1. Pope Pius XII<br />2. Pope John XXIII<br />3. Pope Paul VI<br />4. Pope John Paul I<br />5...
Famous Encounters With Popes<br />Pius XII<br />Carried on a portable throne during a beatification<br />John XXIII<br />C...
Pope John Paul II<br />Mari spent 27 years photographing John Paul II<br />Many experiences<br />Pictures involve many fam...
JP2 with various  U. S. Presidents<br />
JP2 with Mother Theresa<br />
JP2 with Sheikh TaysirTamimi and Israel Meir Lau<br />Islamic Higher Committee member Sheikh TaysirTamimi and Israel's Chi...
Other famous shots by Arturo Mari of JP2<br />
Quotes of John Paul II<br />These were the quotes that Arturo Mari took most to heart<br />“Mmmmm, I don’t deserve it.”<br...
Juan Carlos Mari<br />Recently Juan Carlos Mari, Arturo Mari’s son, was ordained a priest.  He became part of the order th...
Bibliography<br />Finessi, Mariaelena. "ZENIT - Papal Photographer Recalls Half-Century Career." ZENIT - The World Seen Fr...
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Arturo Mari Photographer Project

  1. 1. Arturo Mari<br />(The papal photographer)<br />Megan Riederer<br />Creative Photography<br />
  2. 2. Background<br />Born in Borgo, Rome (near Vatican city)<br />Interests in photography began when he was 6<br />Father would take him to photo laboratory<br />Began Vatican photography at age 16<br />Project to photograph Pope Pius XII<br />Got job as Vatican photographer on March 6, 1956<br />In time, he began to become trusted and was allowed to photograph at will<br />
  3. 3. 51 Years 6 Popes<br />1<br />1. Pope Pius XII<br />2. Pope John XXIII<br />3. Pope Paul VI<br />4. Pope John Paul I<br />5. Pope John Paul II<br />6. Pope Benedict the XVI<br />2<br />3<br />5<br />6<br />
  4. 4. Famous Encounters With Popes<br />Pius XII<br />Carried on a portable throne during a beatification<br />John XXIII<br />Called Second Vatican Council<br />Pope Paul<br />Holy Land<br />Pope John Paul II<br />When he was shot<br />
  5. 5. Pope John Paul II<br />Mari spent 27 years photographing John Paul II<br />Many experiences<br />Pictures involve many famous people<br />Some pictures become well known<br />
  6. 6. JP2 with various U. S. Presidents<br />
  7. 7. JP2 with Mother Theresa<br />
  8. 8. JP2 with Sheikh TaysirTamimi and Israel Meir Lau<br />Islamic Higher Committee member Sheikh TaysirTamimi and Israel's Chief Rabbi Israel Meir Lau<br />
  9. 9. Other famous shots by Arturo Mari of JP2<br />
  10. 10. Quotes of John Paul II<br />These were the quotes that Arturo Mari took most to heart<br />“Mmmmm, I don’t deserve it.”<br />“Arturo, my son, we are alive.”<br />“Arturo, grazie, grazie”<br />
  11. 11. Juan Carlos Mari<br />Recently Juan Carlos Mari, Arturo Mari’s son, was ordained a priest. He became part of the order the Legionaries of Christ.<br />
  12. 12. Bibliography<br />Finessi, Mariaelena. "ZENIT - Papal Photographer Recalls Half-Century Career." ZENIT - The World Seen From Rome. 12 Sept. 2007. Web. 05 Sept. 2011. <http://www.zenit.org/article-20486?l=english>.<br />Kerr, David. "Official Papal Photographer Recals Life with 'a Living Saint'" Catholic News Agency. 29 Apr. 2011. Web. 28 Aug. 2011. <http://www.catholicnewsagency.com>.<br />"Memories of Arturo Mari, Papal Photographer for 27 Years." John Paul II Foundation. Web. 28 Aug. 2011. <http://www.fjp2.com/us/news/vatican/12208-memories-of-arturo-mari-papal-phorographer-for-27-years>.<br />"Pope Ordains 22men, including Vatican Photographer's Son, in Ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica." Free Republic. 1 May 2007. Web. 5 Sept. 2011. <http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-religion/1826635/posts>.<br />Wooden, Cindy. "CNS STORY: After Six Popes, 51 Years, Vatican Photographer Hangs up His Cameras." Catholic News Service Home Page. 18 June 2007. Web. 05 Sept. 2011. <http://www.catholicnews.com/data/stories/cns/0703470.htm>.<br />

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