Spanish photographer Saul Santos Diaz
Spanish photographer Saul Santos Diaz was born on the Canary Islands in 1979. In 2001 he began his adventure in the world of photography, combining training and education with works for press, book editorials, tourism companies and different publishers from all over Canary Islands. In 2006 Saul Santos Diaz moved to Madrid, where he started his professional career and made his dreams come true. After finishing prestige college C.E.V. (Centro de Estudios del Video y la Imagen), he became professional photographer and a superior technician of artistic photography.
During those years, he traveled through many places, and with his camera captured magnificent landscapes, portraits, cityscapes. Meanwhile, he had a few exhibits in Madrid, which reached great success.
From 2007 he visited Buenos Aires, Brasil, Chile, Uruguay, Peru and Bolivia, with aim to make stunning reportages, placing emphasis on Patagonia and mountain range of the Andes. His beautiful photos were published in world wide known magazines, such as: El Pais, El Mundo, ABC y La Vanguardia, Vision Salvaje, Viajes de Nacional Geographic, Lonely Planet, GEO, Viajeros, Natural, Integral, El Mundo de los Pirineos, Ronda Iberia, Oxigeno, Mas Viajes, Turismo y Aventura from Spain, than Digital Camera from England, Ateko from Poland, Unike Imagen from Taiwan, Popular Photography & Imaging from New York (USA), Photographer from Ukraine, PhotoArt from Czech republic, Level from Uruguay, Argentina Discovered y Chile Discovered from Australia, Picsean Travel from India, Foto Mundo, Time Out, Extremo Patagonia, Recorriendo la Patagonia and Diario El Clarin from Argentina.
On his way home, in 2008 he received a new offer – to work on the maps construction for his country in Madrid. Simultaneously he worked for Travel and promotion service on Canary Islands. Among all, he’s also the co-author of the books: “Eso es la Palma” and “Parque Nacional de la Caldera de Taburiente”.
In 2011 Saul Santos Diaz continued his work in South America, thanks to support of Secretary of turisam and some magazine publishers, cruise companies and Tourism department of Chile, for make their own promotion. 2012 brought many new projects, such as educating young talents all over the world (in Indonesia, Etiopia, Nepal). His work nowadays is exposed in diferent international halls, like part of the group or self-contained exhibitions.