Archive for the ‘Churches’ Category

One last view of xela 2015

Thursday, December 31st, 2015

One last view of xela 2015 by José Moreno

One last view of Xela 2015, ready for the new year?

Iglesia La Merced in Background

Please feel free to comment.

Cristo vive

Sunday, December 27th, 2015

Cristo viene by José Moreno

This church is located here from many years with this sign “Cristo vive, is like a hollywood sign XD.

Inside the Cathedral Metropolitana de Los Altos

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Inside the Catedral Metropolitana de Los Altos by José Moreno

Inside the Cathedral Metropolitana de Los Altos you can observe the famous “Virgen del Rosario”

Catedral Metropolitana de Los Altos

Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Catedral Metropolitana de Los Altos by José Moreno

Inside the “Catedral Metropolitana de Los Altos”

Challenge

Sunday, October 5th, 2014
Challenge -Photo by José Moreno-

Challenge -Photo by José Moreno-

Can you mention three places you can see in this photo and where it wast taken? Will you take up the challenge?

Text Translate: Nadia Peláez

Believers Attend Transfer of Quetzaltenango’s Chief Patron

Friday, September 26th, 2014
Believers Attend Transfer of Quetzaltenango's Chief Patron -Photo by Jaquelin Mejía-

Believers Attend Transfer of Quetzaltenango’s Chief Patron -Photo by Jaquelin Mejía-

Thousands of local believers gathered yesterday to accompany their patron “Virgen del Rosario” (Virgen of Rosary) to the main altar in the local Cathedral. She made her way through applauses, flowers and fireworks that believers bring for her. This activity takes place on the last thursday of September and it’s the first one that leads a week of activities in honor of “Virgen del Rosario”

Text Translate: Nadia Peláez

Sagrada Familia Chrurch

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

Sagrada Familia Chrurch by José Moreno

Iglesía of “La Sagrada Familia” located in Quetzaltengo

Iglesía de “La Sagrada Familia” ubicada en quetzaltengo

Dome

Monday, May 13th, 2013

Domes by José Moreno

The beautiful domes of the Cathedral of Quetzaltengno, embellishing this photo.

Las hermosas cúpulas de la Catedral de Quetzaltengno, embelleciendo esta foto.

Details of a church

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Details of a church by José Moreno

These details are in one of the main churches, you know which one?

Estos detalles estan en una de las principales iglesias, ¿Sabes en cual?

Processions

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Processions by José Moreno

Something that gives a lot for this town are the famous processions in front of these we see the so-called “cones” black dresses, there are also purple outfits among others.

Algo que se da mucho por esta ciudad son las famosas procesiones al frente de estas podemos ver a los llamados “cucuruchos” vestidos de negro, tambien hay atuendos morados entre otros.

Preparing the procession

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Preparing the procession by José Moreno

 

From today start out processions in the city of Quetzaltenango, so if you can leave your camera ready to take pictures.

This achieves see image mounted, you know that church is?

Desde hoy empiezan a salir procesiones por la ciudad de Quetzaltenango, asi que si tienes tu camara lista puedes salir a tomar fotografías.

Esta logre ver como montaban la imagen, ¿Sabes en que iglesia es?

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Ash Wednesday by José Moreno

To start and finish Lent carnival come to this day called Ash Wednesday and all the churches make a mass and we are in Lent officially from today, next Friday is the first Friday and Semana Santa.

Para iniciar la cuaresma y terminar el carnaval se llega a este día llamado, Miércoles de ceniza y en todas las iglesias hacen una misa y oficialmente estamos en cuaresma desde el día de hoy, el viernes proximo es el primer viernes y proximamente la Semana Santa.

Getting Married

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

Getting Married by José Moreno

 

Well me and realize that many people choose to get married in December, will be some superstition or just for fun?

What month do you prefer to get married and why?

Bueno me e dado cuenta que muchas personas seleccionan diciembre para casarse, sera alguna superstición o solo por gusto?

¿Que mes prefieren ustedes para casarse y porqué?

Luna de Xejalú HDR

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

Luna de Xelajú HDR

 

Another photo of the series “Moon of Xelajú” in HDR tone, along with a video of my favorite Guatemalan artist “Gaby Moreno”

What do you think of this photo?

Otra foto de las series “Luna de Xelajú” en tonos HDR, junto a un video de mi artísta Guatemalteca favorita “Gaby Moreno”

¿Qué piensan de esta foto?

Otra foto de las series “Luna de Xelajú” en tonos HDR, ¿Qué piensan?

 

Old Cathedral Façade Black and White

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

Old Cathedral Façade Black and White by José Moreno

 

One more of the photographs of church façades in black and white at night, what do you think of this?

And by the way, we’re a few hours to celebrate Christmas.

Una más de las fotografias de Fachadas de Iglesias en blanco y negro de noche, ¿que piensas de esta?

Y por cierto, ya estamos a unas horas de celebrar Navidad