Form submitted successfully, thank you.

Error submitting form, please try again.

Life Photology bio picture

Welcome to my Blog!

Herzen Cortes:
Photographer by passion (and accident). Decided to pursue photography after
spending 19+ years in the Information Technology industry where he successfully
led teams and ran operations across the Latin America, North America and Asia
Pacific regions for some of the most successful software companies. 

In 2007, I co-founded Photo Xpeditions
(, a travel photography workshops and tours outfitter
that promotes, in partnership with some of the best photographers in the world like Mary Ellen Mark
and companies like National Geographic Expeditions and the Santa Fe
Workshops, the best learning experiences while travelingto some of the most beautiful places on earth. My portfolio can be seen and you can also visit my online store and proofing site at

A few images of the celebrations of Holy Week in Leon, Spain. Photos taken during the National Geographic Expeditions’ Spain’s Northern Coast by Private Rail led by National Geographic Photographer Tino Soriano and National Geographic Expert Fiona Dunlop. © Herzen Cortes

View Full Post and Pictures »

Kids Boxing in B&W, Oaxaca, Mexico

During the days I spent getting familiarized with Mary Ellen Mark’s Workshop in Oaxaca we learned that there was going o be a boxing club competition in a small town nearby and went on to witness it and of course to capture some photos…. again trying to blend into the spirit of the workshop I...

View Full Post and Pictures »

  • tanggung jawab seorang suami istri
  • sumbangan tamadun islam peradaban dunia dari segi ekonomi
  • lagu ebiet g ade berita kawan mp3
  • hadits tentang taat pemimpin
  • perlindungan harta intelek
  • berlaku adil diri sendiri
  • contoh karangan surat tidak rasmi datuk
  • kesan kencing manis kepada bayi
  • kebaikan susu ibu kepada ibu dan bayi
  • sumbangan tamadun china kepada pembinaan tamadun malaysia
  • derhaka kepada ibu bapa mertua
  • kebaikan susu ibu masyarakat
  • kepentingan ekosistem hutan manusia

  • karangan tentang kepercayaan tuhan
  • sumbangan tamadun islam dunia 2
  • download lagu ebiet g ade berita kawan
  • wasiat rasulullah kepada fatimah
  • No matter what she wore or did, men fell all over her because of her looks.
    lirik lagu gong 2000 kepada perang
    by admin

    no comments

    add a comment link to this post email a friend

    Atayde Circus, Color Photos

    For posting the pictures of the show I believe color will be more effective… by the way, this is the first time I go the the circus without my kids, odd feeling!

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Photos B&W from the Atayde Circus

    Anyone who grew-up in Mexico is familiarized with the Atayde Hermanos Circus which is the most famous circus in that country. It is no secret that circuses are a favorite subject of Mary Ellen Mark. During the latest workshop in Oaxaca, last February,  we talked to one of the owners and gained access to the...

  • tarikh persekutuan tanah melayu ditukar malaysia

  • kesan insentif atlet
  • kesan internet pelajar
  • sumbangan lee chong wei kepada malaysia
    kesan jenayah masyarakat
    bekas isteri kepada suami irma hasmie
  • tukaran mata wang asing ringgit malaysia
  • cinta rasulullah aisyah
  • sumbangan dato onn jaafar malaysia
  • kesan kesan merokok masyarakat
  • iman qada' dan qadar adalah
  • kepercayaan kepada tuhan rukun negara or lodges or ideen or olahraga or loggins or 4chan or followed or cuadrada or customize or livia
  • kesan dadah kesihatan
    ebiet g ade chords berita kepada kawan
    kesan masalah sosial kepada remaja
    ucapan selamat hari jadi kepada kekasih

  • bekas isteri suami irma hasmie
  • kesan buruk dadah kepada kesihatan
  • contoh karangan spm kebaikan internet pelajar
  • pengiraan cm kepada meter
  • surat istimewa paus yohanes paulus 2 kepada misdinar

    cara penyampaian berita buruk pasien
  • kesan negatif rasuah kepada negara
  • sumbangan tamadun islam kepada peradaban dunia dari segi ekonomi
    sumbangan tun dr mahathir negara
  • arti iman kepada qada dan qadar
  • cara berharap kepada allah
  • kebaikan dan buruk internet kepada pelajar
    kepentingan pendidikan sekolah rendah negara
  • I ll get her and bring her down, he offered. He drew her in step with only his kiss, his mouth, his tongue coaxing her in tow.
  • hukum isteri melakukan onani suami
  • pengiraan cm meter
    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Mary Ellen Mark Workshop in Oaxaca

    Recently I flew to Oaxaca to sit at one of the wonderful photo workshops of Mary Ellen, the experience was amazing. The workshop is organized in such a way that photographers do have the freedom and the choice of pursuing and perfecting their own photographic style under the careful watch, editing and feedback of Mary...

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    by admin

    sumbangan tamadun china kepada malaysia
  • kesan penyalahgunaan dadah kepada keluarga
  • laporan tentang kesan-kesan banjir masyarakat
    Lady Epping had never struck her in all of her days; more than any pain from the slap, the shock of it left her stunned.
    bekas isteri suami irma hasmie
  • kepercayaan kepada tuhan pendidikan moral
  • kesan derhaka kepada ibu bapa
  • bayaran fidyah siapa
  • akibat kepupusan penyu kepada manusia
  • karangan kepentingan kokurikulum kepada pelajar
  • balasan anak derhaka bapa
    kepercayaan kepada tuhan karangan
  • tanggungjawab suami isteri dan anak
  • kesan pencemaran air alam sekitar

  • Her pistol was lost, rattled from her hand, and her head swam from having rapped repeatedly and hard against the ground. Megan had a hard time concentrating on anything Miriam was telling her during the potluck supper.
  • kesan lumba haram kepada individu
  • kepentingan pendidikan sepanjang hayat pembangunan negara
  • kesan zina negara
  • kesan pencemaran air kepada kesihatan manusia

  • kesan rokok kepada alam sekitar
    kesan pencemaran bunyi kepada manusia

    no comments

    add a comment link to this post email a friend

    Thanksgiving 2009

    Here are some pictures from our great thanksgiving dinner @ Parachinis’ … Good friends, lots of fun and great food!

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Day of the Dead Photo Workshop Day 6: San Agustin Etla’s Comparsas - Personalities from Day of the Dead

    WOW! The day of the dead tradition is so much into the being of every person in Oaxaca that it should no keep amazing me but I can’t help it. We rode a bus into San Agustin Etla and walked all the way to the house where the Town  Comparsa for the night would depart...

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Day of the Dead Photo Workshop Day 5: Xoxocotlan Graveyard

    Mitla was a nice town with an interesting market however the peak of the day was the visit to the Graveyard at night. I pretty much focused on the old graveyard and it was intense. The people around their relatives graves, the candle lights, the prayers and the atmosphere in general amongst other things made...

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Day of The Dead Photo Workshop Day 4: Ocotlán Market and Oaxaca’s Comparsas

    On day four we headed out of the city in the morning to visit the Market of Ocotlán. There is an enclosed market which extends out to all the streets surrounding the market and even beyond them to the areas around the cathedral and the convent. Once back in the hotel we had our customary...

    View Full Post and Pictures »

    Day of The Dead Photo Workshop Day 3: Zaachila Animal Market and Oaxaca’s Market

    Visiting the animal market was a weird experience  but highly intensive, you will be able to judge by yourself by looking at the pictures. We got there early morning and all farmers were already there with their animals or unloading them. In this market, farmers from all over the place come to buy and sell...

    View Full Post and Pictures »