Gonzalo Marroquin Widmann was born in Guatemala where he spent the first part of his life. After obtaining a Law degree from Universidad Francisco Marroquin, he started to work in one of Guatemala’s largest newspapers, where he discovered his true calling… Photography. He spent the next year working as a photojournalist covering stories from Guatemala´s national, political, social news, to sports and social events. During this time he also studied photography with his good friend and Master photographer Alan Benchoam. In 2009 he moved to New York city, where he currently lives, and his work ranges from Lifestyle, Portraits, Fashion, Sports, Commercial shots and Social events. He defines himself as a versatile and eclectic passionate photographer, who is in love with what he does and finds no more pleasure than to tell a story or transmit a feeling through a powerful and unique image.