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Working People by Rudy Giron

Working People






As I captured this picture I was immediately transported to the Brazilian film “Domésticas” (Maids) by Fernando Meirelles, one of my favorite …




Catholic Church of San Pedro Las Huertas by Rudy Girón

Catholic Churches






Catholic churches were usually built around the main plaza of each town, normally taken the east quadrant of the plazas. There are …




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Every day we die a little






I never realized how much people die every day until I lived in a town where almost each death is announced by …




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We’re Women of Maize






As I said before, it is impossible to think of the Guatemalan, Mexican and Mesoamerican diet without maize. From the Popul Vuh …




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Callejón Los Garcías






The callejones (alleys) found in many of the villages of La Antigua Guatemala are really narrow, passageways really created, I imagine, as …




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No carpooling here…






… at least not for these campesinos who every day take their horses up to the rolling hills of Volcán de Agua …




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Selling Comales






What better way to start the new year than with a brand new clay comal to cook the best tasting tortillas. A …




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Sunday Football Matches






In the Guatemala one can find football matches on the weekends at almost every field in the country. La Antigua Guatemala is …