Welcome to my  Photojournalism and Editorial work website.  

If you are looking for my commercial work, please redirect to Electric Storm Studios, which is my commercial photography studio website at the address below:


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Carlos Lopez-Barillas


Carlos Lopez-Barillas
Carlos Lopez-Barillas

I have been an editorial photographer and photojournalist for over 25 years.

During my career as a photographer, I have worked for some of the leading organisations in the world.

Some of the titles using my work include  The New York Times, The Guardian, The Irish Times, The Boston Globe, The Los Angeles Times and many more. 

My work has been published in every major newspaper in the UK and  the US; frequently on the front pages.

During my career I have also worked for some of the leading photography agencies, including The Associater Press, Getty, Corbis, Gamma-Liason and Sygma.

My work is featured in pieces for National Geographic, Der Spiegel, Dazed and Confused, and Time and Newsweek magazines

In 1993 I received a replica of the Nobel Peace Prize from Rigoberta Menchu for Outstanding Documentary Work of the Civil War in Guatemala. 

Photography, both as my passion and my work, has taken me to many different areas of the world.

My work comprise personal projects as well as covering crises and armed conflicts in Latin America,  Europe and Africa.

I also work in  editorial assignments for the leading publications around the globe and enjoy the human aspect of every story a photograph can tell,

Some of my work is displayed here to help others see some of the stories I have encountered throughout my career.


 Contact Me:

Carlos Lopez-Barillas

Electric Storm Studios

Unit 3 Padangle House

270-276 Kingsland Road

London, E8 4DG

Mobile +44 0791 8846988

Tel/Fax +44 0207 2758573