Manhattan Dark receives “Honorable Mention” at Neutral Density Photography Awards

I am please to announce that my photograph Manhattan Dark was awarded with Honorable Mention in Architecture: Cityscapes Category by the prestigious Neutral Density Photography Awards, which gathers thousands of photographers from around the world. I am honored to have my work included among the photographs that ND considered worthy of an Honorable Mention distinction. My congratulations to the photographers… Continue reading Manhattan Dark receives “Honorable Mention” at Neutral Density Photography Awards

Ortiz Guinand Photography, my new portfolio.

It has been a while since my last post, on March 26th. As I announced in that note, I would undergo surgery on my right shoulder after an incident caused tearing of various tendons and muscles, affecting my ability to rotate and rise my arm or even hold a camera. I got the operation done… Continue reading Ortiz Guinand Photography, my new portfolio.

The Ghost of Winter Past

Midnight. I finished listening to “Space Oddity”, and went to bed nostalgic. My wife was in Orlando. I was alone, with my thoughts, memories. The last image before falling asleep was, maybe, I think, of a terrible flu that I got that season. I woke up because a soft, delicious voice whispered in my ear:… Continue reading The Ghost of Winter Past

Manhattan Dark

I like the silhouettes of the buildings in Manhattan. I like to imagine my father’s life among those skycrappers, the heart of the city beating with different paces under the shroud of different times. Gershwin is always present, it does not matter the year or the season, and one thing is also constant: the predominance… Continue reading Manhattan Dark

Clank in the morning

There were sounds, so gentle, so quiet, too close to the sound of silence. Some barking dog over there, maybe a solitary noise of a motor, far away, diminishing every minute, until its dissipation in the air, as a pale color on a canvas, turning almost white. The night progressed slowly, charged by dark hues… Continue reading Clank in the morning