Octavio Hoyos

Photographer
       
Live daily: the Covid-19 crisis in Mexico City.
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
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Live daily: the Covid-19 crisis in Mexico City.
Mexico City cannot rest. A few weeks ago the Coronavirus (Covid-19) arrived in the country where almost 60% of the working population engages in informal trade. Thousands of people survive on their daily earnings, without established wages and based on tips. Those people who mantain a fundamental part in the economic balance are those who in this times of quarantine go out to the streets to work to survive each day,  putting their health at risk in critical moments of Covid-19.
The streets are not empty; public transport continues to function with people who live daily despite the protection and hygiene recommendations. In Mexico life goes on.
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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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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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