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Carlos Rafael Calvo

Carlos Rafael Calvo, Puerto Rican news photographer.

Background

  • Calvo, Carlos Rafael was born on January 28, 1965 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. Son of Rafael and Emelina (Santiago) Calvo.

  • Education

    • AD, Interam. University, 1985.

    Career

    • Studio cameraman WPRV-television Channel 13, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1985. Assistant protographer Rene Castillo Photography, 1986. News photographer WSJN-television Channel 24, 1986-1990, underwater cameraman, since 1989.

      News photographer Univision Network, Los Angeles, since 1990. Post-production editor WSJN-television Channel 24, San Juan, 1988-1990. President Colors Video Works, San Juan, since 1989.

    Works

    • News photographer, UTT editor: (special news coverage shows) President and V.P. Inauguration, 1989, National Democratic Convention, 1988, National Republican Convention, 1988, (special series) Colombia: The Cocaine Kingdom, 1987 (Best International Coverage award 1988), Apocalypse in Holy Land, 1988, El Ultimo Carey, 1989 (Best Photography for Carribean report award 1989), (documentary) Chile: The Fight for Freedom, 1989 (Best International Coverage award).

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, reading, music, water sports, volleyball.

    Connections

    • Married Lourdes Del Rio, December 17, 1988.
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    Born January 28, 1965
    (age 52)
    • 1985
      Interam. University
    • 1985
      Studio cameraman WPRV-television Channel 13
      San Juan, Argentina
    • 1986
      assistant, protographer Rene Castillo Photography
    • 1986 - 1990
      news photographer WSJN-television Channel 24
    • 1988 - 1990
      post-production editor WSJN-television Channel 24
      San Juan, Argentina
    • 1989
      news photographer WSJN-television Channel 24
    • 1990
      news photographer Univision Network