Category: Cuba

Photographing travel portrait of Man playing trumpet in Havana, Cuba

Pro Photographer Shares 9 Tips for Taking Great Portraits when You Travel

Creating a great travel portrait isn’t always easy, but it can be incredibly rewarding and lead to memories that will last a lifetime. I sat down with Jennifer Spelman, known for her engaging and poignant street photography, and who led my Santa Fé Photographic Workshops tour of Havana, […]

Male teenager in Bejucal, Cuba

Taking Rainy Day Portraits in Bejucal, Cuba

It had rained all morning and by the time we parked in Bejucal’s town square it was soaked. Ankle-deep ponds had formed around the street corners forcing pedestrians to leap as they crossed (most unsuccessfully), while raging streams flanked the curbs. Rubber-booted locals stomped against the downpour, splashing anyone […]