Category: NM Stories

Quintilla

Quintilla

This point of this assignment was not only learn about light, but slide to be a true journalist and go out and shoot someone new. Maggie and I set out to the farmers market, home of unusual people. We walked around...

Claudia Garcia

Claudia Garcia was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. Besides going to school at UTEP for journalism, her other passion is art. She draws mainly women’s bodies and faces. Garcia is starting to sell her artwork at art shows...

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings

Bailey Shillings, 19, of Portales New Mexico attends New Mexico State University as a geology major. She’s motivated to finish her degree and pursue the possibilities in her career path. Aside from learning about rocks, Bailey enjoys playing sports and...

Rafael Velazquez

  Rafael is showing me his art that he’s been working on in the past few days. He invited me into his room as we talked about how he got to NMSU and is trying to pursue a major in...

Angelica Choneska

Angelica Choneska is a 19 year old student at New Mexico State University. She was sitting on a bench watching the DACA rally as she waited for her friends to join her to go to class. She is currently studying...

Raquel

Raquel

Raquel Andujo was chalking the sidewalks near Zuhl Library for her sorority Wednesday evening. Every one of her sorority sisters were dressed in oversized t-shirts and shorts except for her. She was captivating with her red lipstick on her mug...

WHAT IS PHOTOJOURNALISM?

Photojournalism is the process of using photography to tell a story rather than relying on text. While a journalist uses their pen and paper to tell stories, a photojournalist will use their camera to capture the visual representation of a...

PHOTOGRAPHY, SOMETHING MAGIC

  Photojournalism is the process of storytelling using the medium of photography as your main story telling device. While a journalist will use their pen and paper to tell stories, a photojournalist will use their camera to capture the visual...

Dino in Hatch NM

Dino in Hatch, NM, From the Small Village New Mexico Project, 2016, by Bruce Berman

James Nachtwey

One of my favorite photographers is James Nachtwey. He’s best known as a war photographer and is well recognized for his extreme work. Nachtwey’s work always caught my attention because he would take pictures of people and things the public...

Alex Noriega

The document photographer I chose is Alex Noriega. He has been shooting for seven years, his main focus is landscape photography. I chose him because his pictures have a nice mood to them. Through his pictures I got the sense...

Matt Black

  The documentary photographer whose work I admire is Matt Black. He is no stranger to California, but has taken the time to document and shoot in over one hundred communities through 44 of our 50 states along with the...

Margaret Bourke-White

Margaret Bourke-White

By Dion Ronquillo The reason I chose Margaret Bourke-White was the picture of Ghandi sitting near a spindle caught my attention. When I furthered my research on Margaret Bourke-White, I found that she used photography to fund her schooling, and...

Fish Photos

By Nadia El-Tawil Corey Arnold is not only a photographer, but also a commercial fisherman by trade. He is 36 years old and is from Vista, CA. Since 1995, he has worked seasonally as a commercial fisherman in Alaska,

Richard Avedon

  By Heidi-Andra Smith As a photographer, my personal portfolio has grown a lot since I first started, I think the major part of its progress can take credit from the portraiture I’ve done, it has taught me to capture people and...