Born in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, Lina is a fully bilingual photographer in Spanish and English, with conversant skills in Italian. Lina’s work mainly focuses in photojournalism, but she has experience in commercial photography, food and travel photography. Visit her contact page for portrait/wedding commissions.
She completed her BFA with a degree in Visual Communications & Graphic Design and a master’s degree in Film with a concentration in Production and Screenwriting at Columbia University School of Arts, in New York, NY.
She currently lives in between Jackson, Wyoming and San Juan, Puerto Rico, actively and independently teaching photography, and available for assignments worldwide.
Today, Lina is focusing on a long-term documentary photo project bringing light to the surviving stories from her fellow Puerto Ricans who recently “migrated” to one of the least populated US states, Wyoming.
Shutterbug Magazine, BBC Wildlife Magazine, The Outdoor Journal, Matador Network, Exposure Art Book and received several newspaper publications for JH News & Guide and El Nuevo Día, in Puerto Rico.
Exposure gallery selections exhibited in L’ouvre, Paris and National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson WY.