Javier became interested in photography in the ends of 90`s. A native of Madrid, Javier documented people and cultures around the world as a Documentary & Portrait Photographer contributor like, for example, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Fortune Magazine, El Mundo, The Jyllands-Posten, RIA Nóvosti, Getty Images and Agencia EFE.
From 1999 to 2001 received a bachelor in film processing and Photography Arts in a school arts from Madrid.
In her beginnings, and for a few years, Javier worked as a photography technician and assistant in some of the most important Photo-Labs and Photo-studios in Madrid and continued studying a Master's degree in photojournalism and documentary photography. After he receives the First Prize at the Fuji Euro Press Photo Awards in 2005, he begins working as a freelance photographer for newspapers, agencies, magazines and other publications.
Javier has led master class, workshops, studies programs and conferences in some schools and photo educations center.
Currently living in Catalonia.
2015. Finalist ANI AWARDS on Visa pour l´image Festival. Photojournalism.
2012. 2nd Prize HSBC Awards. Photojournalism.
2012. Finalist FOTOCAM Awards. Photojournalism.
2005. 1st Prize INTERNATIONAL Award. Fuji Euro Press Photo Awards.
2005. 1st Prize SPAIN Award. Fuji Euro Press Photo Awards.
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