About Me

Diego Herrera Carcedo, photojournalist

Diego Herrera

Diego Herrera Carcedo is 30 years old photojournalist/documentary photographer and videographer of Spain whose work is mainly on social conflicts around the world.

His training began when he was young taking photos around his society and after he continued his studies getting the Higher Degree in Audiovisual and Spectacle Realization and later with the Audiovisual Communication university Degree that finished in 2017.

The empathy is one of the most important feature for make a good reportage and when he works with vulnerable people he try to integrates and lives/think like them because he likes the journalism for people.

He knows that a photograph cannot change the injustices of the world, but it can change some people's minds. That's enough to keep working for and with people.

His ambition for good journlism led him to become one of the founders of "Zooming Magazine". Nowadays he collaborate us journalist to writing news and opinion articles.

He has experience as photographer in international social conflicts in Spain, Serbia, Bosnia, Greece, Moldova, Ukraine and Armenia.

EXHIBITIONS

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2016 - present: Freelance photojournalist doing reportages, covering daily news...
  • 2016 - 2019: Photojournalist and journalist in press office of University of Burgos
  • 2016 - present: Wedding photographer
  • 2015 - 2019: Cameraman in streaming events at Burcode S.L
  • 2016 - 2017: Cameraman at Canal 54 TV

CONFERENCES

  • February 2019 Conference to students of Audiovisual Communication about refugees crisis - University of Burgos
  • October 2019 Conference about photojournalism in social conflicts - University of Burgos
  • November 2019 Conference about photojournalism in social conflicts - IES Diego Marin Aguilera

INTERVIEW TV:

A interview in the TV talking about my photoreportage project of refugees and about the conditions of life in Moria refugee camp