LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY

MEXICO CITY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY IV

Another collection of nine images from the streets of Mexico City, streets of ceaseless vitality. Señora counts the change / Señora cuenta el cambio (Eje Central, Centro Histórico) Where have you been? / Dónde has estado? (Colonia Guerrero) Big Lunch (Centro Histórico) Testing the lines / Probando las lineas (Lagunilla) Soldier looking towards National Palace […]

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LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

MEXICO CITY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY III

Below, a third collection of nine photos in this series of Mexico City Street Photography.  This collection has a little bit of a theme running through it. There are three photographs of musicians, two of whom belong to the vast army of ambulant musicians (buskers) who roam the streets or station themselves on corners, in […]

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LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

MEXICO CITY STREET PHOTOGRAPHY II

Here is another installment of nine photographs from the streets of Mexico City.  I took all of the shots in the historic centre of the city bar the penultimate shot which was taken in Colonia Juarez, an inner-city suburb boasting plentiful beautiful architecture.  As before, all are phone shots. Fatigue at the end of the […]

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LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

CANALS OF XOCHIMILCO

Xochimlico is a southern municipality of Mexico City, famous for its canals.  The most popular way to experience the canals is onboard a colourful trajinera, a uniquely Mexican version of the Venetian gondola.  With a group of friends and/or family you can load up your trajinera with as much food and drink you need for an afternoon of meandering […]

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LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

HOMBRES DEL DISTRITO II

Here’s a second instalment of hombres del distrito because if there is something that Mexico City is not lacking, it is men. Siesta time on the corner of cinco de mayo and eje central in the centro histórico. Ambulant vendor in front of trajineras  in the canal district of Xochimilco. Musician on calle regina in the centro histórico. […]

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LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, PHOTOGRAPHY, TRAVEL

HOMBRES DEL DISTRITO

Men of the District:  District refers to the Federal District (Distrito Federal), the political entity of Mexico City. These are some of the gents that I have seen, met or encountered over the past year or so in México DF. This is Julio, a vagrant troubadour.  My good friend Ro and I met Julio in […]

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