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Rudy Giron

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Protecting Mayan Textiles with Copyrights

Last week, Guatemala’s Constitutional Court sided with the Guatemalan weavers and their copyrights to intellectual property of their weavings. Now congress will …

Cloudscape from Antigua Guatemala

Here’s your illustrated Spanish word of the day: Celaje for cloudscape. The celajes of Antigua Guatemala during the dry season are the …

The Giant Kites of Guatemala

Here’s your Guatemalan Spanish word of the day: Barriletes for kites. In my humble opinion, Santiago Sacatepequez is the most photogenic location …

Young Maya mother with her son

One thing I have noticed through the years of photographing the people of Guatemala is how close and tight are the families. …

Winter is here!

Rather the dry season arrived over the weekend. The light quality changed, the dry and chilly winds from up north have reached …