Portraits of America’s first documented guest workers 50 years later.
The Bracero program was America’s first and largest documented guest worker program. These portraits show the men 50 years later. As America grapples with immigration reform, the experiences of these men speak loudly to the pitfalls of any guest worker program and mistakes that should NOT be repeated.
A book documenting this award-winning and widely shown documentary photography project is now available for purchase (and preview) in 3 formats: Coffee-table 12”x12”, compact 7”x7”, and eBook. Or take a look at a video I created early on in the project or another video that features the images in a respectful music video created by the group Los Cenzontles.
CONFIDENT, PROFESSIONAL, STRONG, APPROACHABLE, NATURAL
Executive portraits, headshots, and action shots are valuable corporate assets. Future clients base first impressions of potential partners on these images…
NATURAL, DYNAMIC, INTERESTING, REVEALING
I love editorial assignments! They don’t usually pay as well as corporate or advertising assignments, but I love to shoot environmental portraits…
STRONG , COMPELLING, EYE-CATCHING, NATURAL, EFFECTIVE
Since I’m a “people photographer,” most of my advertising photography centers around people instead of products. Yes, I shoot some products in the studio too…