Photography

For commercial assignments and advertising, please contact Shakti Prod: 

joanna@shaktiprod.com

+52 55 5277 8270

For editorial assignments, exhibitions, and image licensing, please contact:

pesantf@gmail.com

Selected Exhibitions

 

2018

  • Tierra Conmovida, Bienal de Fotografía, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico

2016

  • Río, Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico

  • An Enemy Within, Patricia Conde Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

2015

  • Lecciones del 68. ¿Por qué no se olvida el 2 de octubre?, Museo Memoria y Tolerancia, Mexico City, Mexico

  • An Enemy Within, Moscow International Foto Awards, Rooftop Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2014

  • Montréal – Points de vue, McCord Museum, Montreal, Canada

  • An Enemy Within, Moscow International Foto Awards, FotoLoft Gallery, Moscow, Russia

  • Group Exhibition, Duncan Miller Gallery, Santa Monica, USA

2013

  • Picture Change, Toronto

  • Sandy: Devastation, Document, Drive, Museum of the City of New York, USA

  • An Enemy Within, Visa pour l’Image, Perpignan, France

2012

  • Home, Umbrella Arts Gallery, New York, USA

  • Recycling Delhi, La Tohu, Montreal, Canada

  • Rouge au carré, Marché Bonsecours, Montreal, Canada

2011

  • Recycling Delhi, Museum La Pulperie, Chicoutimi, Canada

  • Climate Refugees, Maison de la Culture Marie Uguay, Montreal, Canada

2010

  • Humankind, Powerhouse Arena, New York, USA

  • Haïti à vif, Museum Juste pour Rire, Montreal, Canada

  • Climate Refugees, La Tohu, Montreal, Canada

  • Recycling Delhi, Visa pour l’Image, Perpignan, France

 

Accolades

 

2018

  • Selected for the Bienal de Fotografía of Mexico

2015

  • Grant of the Canada Art Council

2014

  • Moscow International Foto Awards – Editorial Photo Essay

  • National Press Photographer Association’s (NPPA) Best of Photojournalism

2013

  • Selected at Visa pour l’Image

  • Anthropographia Award

  • Lucy Foundation’s International Photography Awards

  • Black & White Spider Awards

  • Canadian Magazine Awards – Honorable Mention

  • Grant of the Quebec Arts and Letters Council

2012

  • International Photography Awards – 2 Honorable Mentions

2011

  • Grand Prix Lux 2011

  • Prix Lux – Reportage / News

  • Canadian Magazine Award – Honorable Mention

  • Antoine-Desilets Award

2010

  • Selected at Visa pour l’Image

  • Selected for the international exhibition Humankind in New York

  • Prix Lux – Reportage / Humanitarian cause

  • Antoine-Desilets Award – Photoreportage

  • Antoine-Desilets Award – Multimedia

  • Grands prix du journalisme indépendant – Press Photography

  • Grant of the Quebec Arts and Letters Council

2009

  • Prix Lux – Reportage / News

  • Prix Lux – Reportage / Humanitarian cause

  • Grands prix du journalisme indépendant – Press Photography

  • Grands prix du journalisme indépendant – Written piece

 

 

Selected Publications

 

  • New York Times

  • M – Le Magazine du Monde

  • Le Monde

  • Courrier International

  • VSD

  • Paris Match

  • Bloomberg Businessweek

  • DAYS Japan

  • Newsweek Japan

  • Marie Claire

  • Journal du dimanche

  • Domingo

  • The Walrus

  • L’actualité

  • Châtelaine

  • La Presse

  • Le Devoir

  • Grafika

 

 

Monographs

 

2015

- Enemigo Dentro. Ediciones Urano, Mexico

2014

- L’ennemi intérieur / An Enemy Within. Les Belles Lettres, France

2013

- Picture Change. PhotoSensitive (collective), Canada

Cinematography

 

​For information and assignments, please contact: pesantf@gmail.com

 

Films & TV Series

As Director of Photography

 

2019

  • Gods of Mexico, directed by Helmut Dosantos – Fulgura Frango (post-production)

  • La Mitad de Tu Vida, directed by Eduardo Terán (post-production)

  • Fever, directed by Alejandro Gerber Bicecci – Gargamel Estudio

2018

  • Historias y Relatos, directed by Mario Sandoval – Comon Pipol for TV Azteca (TV Episodes)

 

As Director and DP

 

2016

  • An Enemy Within, (short) – Canada Art Council

Official Selection DocsMX

2013

  • Jack, Vietnam Veteran, (short)

Best short documentary, Festival Regard

 

 

As Second Unit DP

 

2018

  • Estanislao, directed by Alejandro Guzmán, cinematography by Alfredo Altamirano - Animal Tropical (post-production)

 

As Camera operator

 

2019

  • Yankee, directed by Carlos Carrera and Max Zunino, cinematography by Martín Boege and Dariela Ludlow – Argos Productions/Netflix

 

2018

  • Esto no es Berlin, directed by Hari Sama, cinematography by Alfredo Altamirano - Catatonia Cine

(Sundance film festival - Tribeca film festival)

 

 

Music Videos

  • Pagan Woman, Dead Lizards. Directed by Ida Cuellar

  • Black Hole, Midnight Folks. Directed by Lucía Toledo

  • Red Horizon, Ghölem. Directed by Claudio Zilleruelo

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