Joaquín Sarmiento

Joaquin Sarmiento

Photografic editor

After working as a mechanic engineer for four years, Joaquín Sarmiento discovered his passion for photography on a trip to Brazil. He received a postgraduate degree from Senac São Paulo and created the photography project Um Olhar.Sarmiento lives in Colombia since 2008 and contributes to Semana, El Espectador, Bocas, the New York Times, and other publications. He worked for the AFP agency and is currently a correspondent for Reuters in Colombia’s Caribbean.His photographs have been shown in museums in Brazil, Colombia, Portugal, and the United States.