About

Guillermo is a photojournalist born in Lima, and is based between Peru and Spain. He studied photojournalism in Madrid and is currently working as freelance photographer, specialising in documentary photography. Previously, Guillermo worked as a architect which has influenced his style and approach to photography.Having recently been to both China and Guatemala, this has developed his passion for covering social issues as well as furthering his personal projects. As a reporter, Guillermo has collaborated with some large International agencies such as Bloomberg, Demotix and Corbis, as well as several photos published in digital media and written media in Peru.                                                                                                                                                                     

AWARDS

2016

  • Selected for the Eddie Adams Workshop XXIX. 
  • Honorable Mention _INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS (IPA)_Event : Traditions and Cultures  ¨ Tradition Vs. Brutality ¨
  • Honorable Mention _INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS (IPA)_Event : Traditions and Cultures  ¨ Callaocarpino and James Illanes Festivity ¨

2015

  • Performance Award of the HUMANITY PHOTO AWARDS (HPA) for the story  ” Rituals of Penance – Los Empalaos “
  • Third Prize_PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE, PARIS (Px3) _Press Travel/Tourism for the story ” Rituals of Penance – Los Empalaos “
  • Honorable Mention _PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE, PARIS (Px3)_Fine Art/Other ” …INSIDE/OUTSIDE … “
  • Honorable Mention _INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS (IPA)_Event : Traditions and Cultures  ¨ Day of the Deceased ¨
  • Honorable Mention _INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS (IPA)_Special : Travel/Tourism  ¨ Chinese Holiday Makers ¨

2014

  • Documentary Winner of the HUMANITY PHOTO AWARDS (HPA) for the story  ” Burial of the Sardine “
  • Third Prize_PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE, PARIS (Px3) _Press Travel/Tourism for the story ”Burial of the Sardine “
  • Honorable Mention _PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE, PARIS (Px3) _Press Travel/Tourism for the story “Lord of the Miracles”

2010                                                                                                                                                                                                            

  • Finalist_ Not to gender Violence_ Casa Encendida Madrid  Competition_Spain
  • Finalist_ I Photography Competition Madrid Metro_Spain