Monda Photo, Mexico’s most respected photography collective, brings us an essay about the controversial Santa Muerte religious sect in the Tepito barrio, accompanied by an insightful article by Laura Emilia Pacheco.
The womenâ€™s prison is more than the place where society hides its errors. The prison warehouses hundreds of stories of abandonment, abuse, and unconditional love; stories echoed by woman after woman.
Over several years, Federico Gama documented the lives of cholos in Mexico City, a community descended from the Chicanos which embodies, like no other, the cross cultural fusion that distinguishes North America.
Rather than documenting underworlds or the marginalized, he decided to turn his lens on an unexplored territory for photography: the well-to-do. An essay that recounts the daily life of a group of friends in Mexico City
Mexico City faces tremendous water challengesâ€”overexploitation of groundwater, poor water quality, subsidence, flooding, inadequate wastewater treatment, and health concerns about the reuse of wastewater in agriculture.
These photographs, taken by a number of photographers, document the period from the Cordobazo (1969) to the trial of the juntas (1985), which was defined by one of the bloodiest and most repressive dictatorships in Argentinaâ€™s history.
Adriana Lestido spent three years documenting the lives of four mothers and their daughters, entering the intimate, sacred space of their relationships. The work uses the tools of photojournalism, but is ultimately closer to art and poetry.
Pepe Mateos works for Clarin, the largest-circulation newspaper in Argentina. In recent years he has photographed Buenos Aires and its political and social events with a critical eye and great sense of humor.
We present two pieces on San Telmo and La Boca, Buenos Airesâ€™ oldest neighborhoods. The stories were made for the Latin American edition of National Geographic magazine by Adrian Perez and Maria Mansilla.