REVUE PHOTO CONTEST June 2016 “Water in Guatemala”

Water in Guatemala

We invite you to participate in our MONTHLY PHOTO CONTEST for June 2016 with the theme “Water in Guatemala.” Please send ONE (1) HIGH RESOLUTION photo with caption/location and your name & website for the credit line to: There will be prizes for winning photos including Q200 for first place in both categories. Submissions entered by the 12th of […]

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Winners of the Revue Photo Contest, May 2016: Historical Ruins of Guatemala


Winners by Popular Vote Winners by Editorial Decision A big thanks to all the participating photographers. The winners and a number of honorable mentions will be published in the May, 2016 issue of Revue. You can see all of the submissions of the May contest HERE — stay tuned for next month’s contest.

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Winners of the Revue Photo Contest, April 2016: Having Fun in Guatemala


Winners by Popular Vote Winners by Editorial Decision A big thanks to all the participating photographers. The winners and a number of honorable mentions will be published in the April, 2016 issue of Revue. You can see all of the submissions of the April Photo Contest here — and for next month… stay tuned

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La Antigua Guatemala — A Step Back in Time


Guatemala Insight by Elizabeth Bell, author/historian. Old drawings and photographs of La Antigua Guatemala have always fascinated me. They take me back in time to when Antigua truly seemed almost abandoned. We know very few people stayed after the official move of the capital to Guatemala City in 1773. While we have some historical records from the 1800s and few drawings by […]

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Photograpic Exhibition

1 Sun., 9am-7pm, through Sun., 29th VISUAL ARTS. De Kaminaljuyú a la Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción. A photograpic exhibition by Museo Miraflores, CIRMA, UVG,  Centro de investigaciones Arqueológicas y Antropológicas de la UVG, CEMCA, CNRS y Ministère des Affaires Éstrangerès de Francia. Free. Info., tel: 2470-3415. Museo Miraflores 7a calle 21-55, z. 11, Paseo Miraflores, Guatemala City

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DAILY DATEBOOK: Sept. 9, 2015 in Antigua Guatemala


INAUGURATION OF ART EXHIBITION by Mario Permuth. Wed. Sept. 9 from 5pm to 7pm. PHOTOGRAPHY. Inauguration cocktail, Tradition & Experiment, featuring traditional and three-dimensional digital photography by Mario Permuth. The show will be open through Sept. 30. Mesón Panza Verde (tel: 7955-8282), 5a av sur #19, La Antigua

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Winners of the Revue Photo Contest, March: Semana Santa (Holy Week) in Guatemala

1st place: “Camino al Calvario” by Luis Antonio Ortiz
Prize: Q200

Winners by editorial decision Winners by popular vote     Thank you to all the photographers who sent in such beautiful images of this spectacular event. Semana Santa in Guatemala is a unique experience, we look forward to the 2015 celebration. Stay tuned for the photo contest theme for April. Enjoy all 82 of the Semana Santa entries at […]

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Winners of the Revue Photo Contest, Feb. 2015: Traveling in Guatemala

Tuc tuc en el Canal by Edgar López F. -- prize Q200

Winners by editorial decisision: Winners by popular vote:     A big thanks to all of the photographers who entered our contest. Great photos all around. What a beautiful country this is. Stay tuned for our Revue Photo Contest: March 2015… theme to be announced. Thank you to all who visited and voted as well. It’s fun to share.   […]

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Inauguration of FOTO 30 Photo Festival in Guatemala


Guatemala’s largest photo festival, FOTO 30, it’s celebrating its 10th anniversary and will open this September 1st with the photo exhibits by Rodrigo ABD at Centro de Formación de la Antigua Guatemala at 7pm and by Club Fotográfico de la Antigua Guatemala en el Museo de Arte Colonial at 6pm. Check the entire program of events for FOTO 30 below […]

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Cultural Festival in Mexico Highlights Harry Diaz Exhibit

The Caribbean Cultural Festival was held in Quintana Roo, Mexico this year. One of Guatemala’s foremost photographers, Harry E. Díaz of Quetzaltenango, was invited to present his impressive exhibit Luces de Xelajú. “Because of its magnitude and relevance, this festival could be called the Pan American Games of Art & Culture, to give a comparison,” said Díaz.   At the […]

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The Antigua Photography Club

Club Fotográfico de Antigua

The local community of photographers will officially introduce itself to La Antigua this month with its first 
collective exhibit. The sentiment is a common one and spills from the lips of most residents and visitors alike: walking the streets of the quintessentially colonial town of La Antigua is like walking through a living painting, an everlasting photograph. Thus, it is […]

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Thor Janson

Janson enjoys a morning cup before heading out to his 'studio'

Wildlife conservationist, photographer, author, adventurer, environmentalist and educator The volcano Pacaya in Guatemala began erupting more dramatically than usual one day several years ago, and nature photographer Thor Janson rushed to the slopes to take pictures for his files. “By 4 o’clock Pacaya was spewing molten lava several hundred meters into the air every 30 to 45 seconds,” Thor recalls. […]

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“ISTMO” Featuring unique views of Central America

With stunning aerials by internationally acclaimed photographer Ange Bourda, a new book featuring unique views of Central American sights, including volcanoes, beaches and rainforests, will debut in Guatemala in January 2009. Titled ISTMO (Isthmus), the colorful hardcover book contains 160 remarkable photos by Bourda, a widely published French photographer who considers Guatemala his adoptive home. In his own words, the […]

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