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Adobe Façade of Old House

It’s incredible to still find old house in Antigua Guatemala that were built with adobe blocks. I have thought most of these …

Courtyard at El Jaulón

I feel like doing a series on just courtyards. Imagine, having ten or twelve photos of the most popular courtyards in Antigua …

Real Guatemala: Los albañiles

Of course, we can not leave out the albañiles, construction workers, from a series about the Real Guatemala. I don’t know if …

The Caretaker House and Family by Rudy Girón

The Caretaker House and Family

Many farms, parcels and properties have a caretaker living on premises, this is what a house for guardian living on the premises …

The aesthetics of abandonment by Rudy Girón

The aesthetic of abandonment

If there ever it was a place where abandonment looks good that would be La Antigua Guatemala, which by the way is …

Arches-R-Us

Now this is what the dry season looks like in Antigua Guatemala; sunshine, deep blue skies, beautiful light, cold winds and almost …

Occupy Antigua Plantón

There was a plantón, sort of an occupy protest, called for many civil organizations to disrupt and put an end to the …

Perspective Is Everything!

Yes, perspective is everything! If you don’t believe me compare the Tea Partiers and the Occupy Wall Street movement, since both share …

Panorama Commercial Center

Real estate development is moving so fast that it seems that every time I blink there’s a new colonia (neighborhood), house, building …

Longing for the Dry Season

This is the second option I had for the theme day: perspective. Although I like the vanishing point of Palacio de los …

An Open Door Is An Opportunity

That’s right, every open door I encounter is an opportunity to record the inside of what once was a typical house from …