The Ice Maker
While the village of Saas-Fee remains asleep, Otto Zengaffinen releases mountain water to the cold night. He uses heavy hoses to distribute the water, which will become ice. He braves the cold, looking forward to the shining eyes of the athletes when they see the ice rink.
Nathalie Taiana is a photographer, based in Switzerland. She was previously employed in insurance and banking sectors, before beginning a degree at Zurich University of the Art (ZHdK) in 2014. She graduated in 2017 with a BA and subsequently began a year long internship at the well-known, well respected Swiss daily newspaper Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ).