cristobal olivares

Photographer
  
Distance Love
Location: Santiago,Chile
Nationality: Chilean
Biography: Cristóbal Olivares, born in Santiago, Chile in 1988, is a documentary photographer with a special interest in social affairs. He is the co-founder of  Buen Lugar , an independent editorial initiative that publishes books and... read on
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Distance Love
Copyright cristobal olivares 2021
Date of Work 11/10/15 - 12/20/17
Updated 02/16/21
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Distance Love
Migrants from South America, Central America and the Caribbean areas show photographs of their significant others left behind in their country in order to travel to Chile in search of a better life. Smartphones are the bridge to maintaining the relationship. Here they save the photos of their loved ones and can communicate with them at any time of the day. In the last 10 years the numbers of migrants traveling to Chile has increased exponentially, around 84% of the migrants are from Latin America, specially from Central América and the Caribbean areas.
Chile. October 2015 - 2016.

Amor a Distancia
Migrantes de Sudamérica, Centroamérica y las zonas del Caribe muestran fotografías  de sus seres queridos guardadas en sus teléfonos móviles y que han dejado atrás en su país para viajar a Chile en busca de una mejor vida. Los teléfonos inteligentes son el puente para mantener la relación. En ellos guardan las fotos de sus seres queridos y pueden comunicarse con ellos en cualquier momento del día. En los últimos 10 años el número de emigrantes que viajan a Chile ha aumentado exponencialmente, alrededor del 84% de los emigrantes son de América Latina, especialmente de las zonas del centro y el Caribe. Chile. Octubre 2015 - 2016.

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