Portrait - Professional

Juan Lopez-Shy Silversmith

Charles Crain


"Juan Lopez-Shy Silversmith"
From Corrales, New Mexico, Juan is one example of the face of diversity: part of a series of images expanding an understanding of ethnicity in the southwest

Biography: b: 1949; My life's work has been to capture character in the human face and in an effort to understand each person's path to that moment; provide effective candid & semi-posed still images; utilize available light and employ a photojournalistic conversational approach. When Charles bought his first Nikon F SLR forty years ago the resulting studies were of derelict architecture, machinery and also street photography - a genre that the New York Times has called,��shots of everyday people living out their private lives in public�. In this type of portraiture, he has the keen...

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