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Arturo Godoy

About Arturo Godoy

Biologist by training, photographer by self-training... Loving photography and it is what I am now doing for a living, ;O) ;O) ;O)

Here are my most recent posts

Them Belgians

There is a lot of activity around Parque Central even when it’s raining. If you pay attention while having a cup of …

Independence Day?

Guatemala has many traditions that have remained until now and will hopefully remain for centuries to come. One, as you already know …

Masks

Masks are beautiful, of course. It is said that people wear masks, depending on how they live on a daily basis. Simple …

Cucurucho Candles

You’d be amazed on everything that might be for sale on the streets of La Antigua Guatemala during Lent. This time while …

Ensamble Antiqua

The Santo Domingo del Cerro hosted a Baroque music concert on Palm Sunday, and well, after Nelo’s wonderful work on Processions, perhaps …

Flor de la Pasión

Having a satisfying coffee with a very delicious torreja at La Cocina del Obispo, this flower was just there sort of flirting. …

Doorlocks

Isn’t it just engaging to run into so many different doorlocks around La Antigua Guatemala? This one is found in one of …

A Fountain’s Top

Like many fountain’s around Antigua Guatemala, there is always something very soothing about them (oh, and the light was just beautiful), but …

La Cocina del Obispo

La Cocina del Obispo Restaurant is located in San Juan del Obispo, perhaps a 10 minute drive from La Antigua Guatemala. The …

Contrasts

Not the normal way you’d think about contrasts (politically speaking), but I just love it when you just try to challenge lighting …

On 01-01-11

At the beginning of the year La Antigua Guatemala was crowded; it was nice to see lots of people enjoying themselves, just …

Loading up 2011

On my way to La Bodegona to get some red wine for the new year celebrations of 2011, I noticed that the …

Acatenango Volcano Saga

It’s very enjoyable to look at how the condensation concentrates on vegetation on the volcanic slopes. Probably it would have been nicer …

Sunrise on top of the world

About three years ago while doing a job with the terrible weather conditions I was able to capture this sunrise vista which …

Fuego Volcano Erupting

How do you think you would feel if you were on top of the Acatenango Volcano and then you watched the Fuego …

Chimneys

Scattered throughout the terra cotta rooftops of La Antigua, keen observers can spy the signature domed chimneys of the traditional Spanish colonial …

Classic Lamps

Guess, just a simple guess… Do you recall the place on the images? If so, what were you doing there? text and …

Sushi Fridays

In La Antigua Guatemala we’ve started the tradition to have sushi for lunch on Fridays; it’s Rudy’s fault really since he organized …

Fuego showing off…

While some people prefer to make an extra buck, or a lot more extra bucks, here in La Antigua Guatemala some of …

Acatenango ahumado

After being away for so long in El Petén, and dealing with a lot of archaeological photography. Anyway, in one of those …