Octavio Hoyos

Photographer
       
Between Sleepers
Location: Mexico City
Nationality: Mexican
Biography: Octavio Hoyos. Mexico City, 1974. Study journalism in the Universidad del Distrito Federal in Mexico City. Start in the photo agency Imagenlatina in the 2000. In 2003 join to the national newspaper Milenio as a staff photographer. Has been... read on
The eroded wagons are today homes for the ones that for decades worked for Ferrocarriles Nacionales de Mexico, which was Mexico’s state owned railroad. The railroad no longer carry passengers, only loads of cargo to certain parts of the country.  Images taken in Mexico City,  Estado de México and Morelos.
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Asylum Madre Teresa

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City, Mexico — Casa Madre Teresa offers a dignified space in the midst of the pandemic to vulnerable elderly people...
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Jamaica´s fire

By Octavio Hoyos — A gas pipe in poor condition caused a fire that affected several stores near the Jamaica Market in Mexico..
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covid posters

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Paramedics, the night shift.

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City, Mexico — Being aware of radio frequencies, codes, addresses and decisions is the job of the paramedics of Mexican Red..
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Weapons of narco.

By Octavio Hoyos — Flaunt power, thought and fear. The weapons of hitmen and drug traffickers in Mexico are a reflection of..
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Jojutla´s rice

By Octavio Hoyos / Jojutla, Morelos — The earthquake of September 19, 2017 in Mexico was devastating. The same day 32 years ago of another..
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Walls of Sea

By Octavio Hoyos / Islas Marías, Nayarit — Las Islas Marías was a prison complex in Mexico that operated from 1905 to 2019. Located 112..
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PKDF

By Octavio Hoyos — The discipline of Parkour by various teams in Mexico City. Dedicated to the memory of Rocko Rovira from..
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Night Club

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City, Mexico — The nightlife of Mexico City was for years a fundamental part of the culture. This is where artists,..
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Chayito Fest

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City, Mexico — Chayito Fest it was a festival of punk music held in the west of Mexico City. Inside the housing unit..
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Parkour Girl

By Octavio Hoyos / San Luis Potosi, Mexico — When i meet Renata in 2009 she was 18 years old and her son, Diego three years old. She practices parkour in..
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Fanny

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — Fanny Vázquez Pérez is a nurse in the regional hospital of zone 24 of the Mexican Institute of..
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Catemaco´s Pier

By Octavio Hoyos — Catemaco is a municipality in the south of Veracruz State in Mexico. Famous for traditional witches and..
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The restlessness of everyday life.

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — The habits stopped, routines has been destroyed. Another pandemic in the history of the humanity that has..
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Live daily: the Covid-19 crisis in Mexico City.

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — Mexico City cannot rest. A few weeks ago the Coronavirus (Covid-19) arrived in the country where almost 60%..
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Metro

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — Mexico´s City subway.
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Street views

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — Streets of Mexico City.
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Adios Fidel

By Octavio Hoyos / Cuba — Tour of the island of Cuba with the caravan of the funeral of Commander Fidel Castro Ruz.
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Shadows and silhouettes

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — Diary life in Mexico City.
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Epicenter

By Octavio Hoyos / Atlautla, Mexico — The zone of Atlautla in Mexico be one of the most damaged places in consecuence of the earthquake of the..
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Tepango river.

By Octavio Hoyos / Santiago Tuxtla, Veracruz — A rain storm in October 12 of 2017 extended for nine hours provoke the grow of the Tepango River in Santiago..
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The forgotten

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico City — The forgotten are scenes of the mentally ill in detention centers of Mexico City.
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Power

By Octavio Hoyos / Mexico — The structure of the mexican system is based in three powers: executive, legislative and judiciary, which..
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Havana

By Octavio Hoyos / Havana — Havana streets and diary life.
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