Sweet sixteens are very momentous in hispanic families.
This is the time when young girls become women and often times, and enormous celebration takes place. These customs are very popular in South and Central America. However, with immigrants arriving in North America, many families continue to celebrate this honored tradition, especially in New York City. This is the story of Mia, who was getting ready for her Sweet Sixteen in the most elaborate and beautiful way.
A few years ago I was in the desert somewhere in Arizona and decided to take a photograph of myself in a red dress.
I didn’t know where I was going with it but I needed to try something new and something that was outside of my comfort zone. Once I (more…)
Massachusetts has a special place in my heart.
For a state that is somewhat far from where I am located, it’s a whole different world.There is such a perfect mixture of history and present culture in every street which was very fascinating. Coming (more…)
A few weeks ago while photographing a beautiful waterfall, I was given a tip by a fellow photographer.
We began to talk about the great outdoors and mother nature. I personally love the forest and all the animals that live within – to me (more…)
What is a Millennial?
By societies definition, a Millennial is someone who was born after 1980 and grew up with technology. I’m talking about the era from when Macintosh and MySpace was a hit. Most people think that (more…)
Have you ever had a moment or an experience that shaped your life?
Or were you ever surrounded by the worst circumstances that you didn’t know what to do next? I recently just traveled back from Ecuador and this trip was definitely an experience. (more…)