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Carlos Rafael Calvo

news photographer

Carlos Rafael Calvo, American News photographer. Avocations: photography, reading, music, water sports, volleyball. M C.

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, P.R., 1985;assistant protographer, Rene Castillo Photography, San Juan, 1986;news photographer, WSJN-television Channel 24, San Juan, 1986-1990;underwater cameraman, WSJN-television Channel 24, San Juan, 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.

Achievements

  • Avocations: photography, reading, music, water sports, volleyball.

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).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, reading, music, water sports, volleyball.

Connections

Married Lourdes Del Rio, December 17, 1988.

father:
Rafael Calvo

mother:
Emelina (Santiago) Calvo

spouse:
Lourdes Del Rio