2021 / Advertising / Travel/Tourism (Non-Pro)

La Taquerias: Evening Telenovela

  • Photographer
    Kathleen Gerber
  • Agency / Studio
    Independent Photographer

Santa Fe New Mexico is known as being a culinary mecca in the southwest. A couple of summers ago I took an alternative culinary journey by visiting the La Taquerias. I found the experience to be extremely rewarding and enlightening. These taco trucks were family run and proved to be a key component of the community throughout the outskirts of Santa Fe. An example is this night scene with the television running and women deep in conversation awaiting their order.

I have always appreciated photography have spent decades exploring and refining my eye for seeing, respecting, and capturing the beauty around me. In fact my journey with photography has exposed me to some amazing moments that frankly are not sufficiently captured with the lens but are powerful memories that stay with me. I have found myself drawn to photo essays since still photography is a powerful way to translate conditions and experiences between different cultures. I am motivated and dedicated to using my skills as a photographer to tell powerful and meaningful stories that evokes action