Archive for the ‘Children’ Category

A normal day at a school in Quetzaltenango

Monday, February 29th, 2016

A normal day at a school in Quetzaltenango by José Moreno

Inside at the School in Quetzaltenango (xela).

The girl

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

The girl by José Moreno

A little model smiling for my camera.

Sweet Dog

Tuesday, November 25th, 2014
Sweet dog by José Moreno

Sweet dog by José Moreno

Every Sunday in front of the Centro Intercultural or 4th. street zone 3, “Pasos y Pedales” a great project, where you can bring your kids, bikes or pets (the dog on the photograph) for a walk and take a little bit of air. You are welcome to be a part of it.

Nenes típicos

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Nenes típicos -Photo by José Moreno-

Nenes típicos -Photo by José Moreno-

According to our research these outfits are used by indigenous people in Quetzaltenango for ceremonial purposes and they can come to cost up to Q5000.00!!! If you know the specific name of each garment feel free to comment so we can all learn some more!!!

Text Translate: Nadia Peláez

The future of Guatemala

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

The future of Guatemala by José Moreno

A little kiss for you!

Friday, May 10th, 2013

A little kiss for you! by José Moreno

Young artists

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Young artists by José Moreno

Casa Noj always are giving courses in painting, photography, dance, etc.. and is a widely used for exhibitions and fairs.

En casa Noj siempre estan dando cursos de pintura, fotografía, danza, etc. y es un lugar muy utilizado para hacer exposiciones y ferias.

Fofucha Doll

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Fofucha Doll by José Moreno

Dolls made of foamy

Muñecas hechas de foamy

Seller of love

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Seller of love by José Moreno

Here in Xela, in many places you can find selling flowers, especially roses, so if you’re in love just need to go a few places to find them. Have you purchased in places roses?

Aquí en Xela, en muchos lugares puedes encontrar venta de flores, en especial de rosas, así que si estas enamorado solo falta recorrer algunos lugares para encontrarlos. ¿Haz comprado en algunos lugares rosas?

Girl Model!

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013


Taking pictures around here, there, I took this fantastic photo with this beautiful model, What do you think?

Tomando fotos por aquí, por allí, tomé esta fantastica foto con esta hermosa modelo, ¿Qué piensan?

The other reality

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013

The other reality by José Moreno

They are children who live on the streets of our city, which can give us feedback about it?

Ellos son los niños que viven en la calle de nuestra ciudad, que comentarios puedes darnos al respecto?

Cotton candy

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Cotton candy by José Moreno


For children and adults who like sugar, fairs can get this type of cotton, just 5Q, you can see how to make them or get people selling in many colors.

Para los niños y adultos que les gusta el azucar, en las ferias puedes conseguir este tipo de algodones, a tan solo 5Q, puedes ver como los hacen o conseguirlo con personas vendiendo con muchos colores.

Güipil Weaver

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

Güipil Weaver by José Moreno


This is the machine that is woven Güipil of Quetzaltenango and a nice model.

Esta es la máquina con la que se teje el Güipil de Quetzaltenango y una linda modelo.

Our Lady Guadalupe

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Our Lady Guadalupe by José Moreno

The Lady of Guadalupe is celebrated today throughout Guatemala (and in Mexico mainly) especially in Quetzaltenango, today thousands of children go to Central Park to take pictures and visit the Virgin in the Cathedral.

From midnight you can hear the “Mariachis” giving cerenata, fireworks and at night you can see the entrance of the procession through Central Park.

We invite you to visit Quetzaltenango at this time to enjoy the show and the atmosphere.

La virgen de Guadalupe se celebra el día de hoy en todo Guatemala (y en México Principalmente) especialmente en Quetzaltenango, miles de niños asisten hoy al parque central a tomarse fotos y a visitar a la virgen en la Iglesia Catedral.

Desde media noche se pueden escuchar los “Mariachis” dando cerenata, fuegos pirotécnicos y en la noche se puede ver la entrada de la procesión por el Parque Central también.

Te Invitamos a vistar Quetzaltenango en estas fechas para que disfrutes la feria y el ambiente.


What celebration is tomorrow?

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

What celebration is tomorrow? by José Moreno

Tomorrow is a big celebration in Guatemala and in Mexico, and the picture is a clue, do you know?

Mañana hay una gran celebración en Guatemala y también en México, y la foto es una pista, ¿sabes cuál es?