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Carlos Herrera is a Nicaraguan photojournalist, born in the capital Managua. He is currently the Director of Photography for the Nicaragua magazine Confidencial. Herrera graduated from Universidad Centroamericana in Managua with a degree in Social Communication. In 2008, he got his start in photojournalism working for HOY newspaper and in 2012 he joined the photography department of the newspaper La Prensa. Herrera received a postgraduate degree in Graphic Design and Advertising at Universidad Americana in Managua in 2011 and is currently a candidate for an M.A. in Strategic Communication at Universidad Americana.

Last Updated: October 21, 2014



The Great Lake in Danger

Wilfredo Miranda Aburto & Carlos Herrera from Confidencial
Southwest of the Maderas volcano, where the Rivas coast is a line fading into the distance, Lake Cocibolca’s inmensity is on prominent display: breezes softly comb stretches of water that are seemingly endless. Sonar has marked this as the deepest...