Photographer Luis McCormick

Encouraged by his father, photographer Luis McCormick found his soulmate at age six when he picked up a camera, focused on the world around him and began to develop his personal vision.

Soon thereafter, practical matters beckoned – always a diligent student, Luis went on to graduate in 1997 from the University of Guadalajara law school and specialized in corporate law for 10 years, representing cases in government, tourism and industry. That was until his desire to share the deeper truths found in his photography overpowered his legal career and Luis and the lens became one.

Now a photographer-artist with a budding studio, Luis captures the mood of both nature and humanity in his images, which are most-often reproduced in black & white or cyanotype on metallic paper in order to show the complex emotional sides of Mexico that are sometimes lost in noise of its color images – a side of shadows and texture and tumult, found in Mexico’s earth and sky and inhabitants. However, Luis also produces his work in color whenever he wants to shout a certain joy about his culture. He has exhibited his work in Mexicali, Tijuana, Ensenada, Ciudad Obregon, Cuernavaca, D.F, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Guadalajara and Ajijic, in various galleries and cultural centers; also in collections in the United States and Europe. He has had the honor of being prominently featured in Architectural Digest inside the home of Design Architect Michael Schaible. More, Luis has been awarded several honors for his portrayal of life on Lake Chapala. In addition to his personal artistic endeavors, Luis also provides photographic and design services for local and international artists and photographers.

Contact Information for Photographer Luis McCormick:
Phone: (Mexico) 376-766-6024
Cell Phone: 333-676-5332
Email: photogenesisajijic@yahoo.com

Caballero Jaguar digital photo on metal paper by photographer Luis McCormick of Ajijic, Mexico.

“Kin de Plata”

Metal Photo Paper 20″x24″ $170. USD

El Beso digital photo on metal paper by photographer Luis McCormick of Mexico.

“Volador”

Metal Photo Paper 20″x24″ $180. USD

Tormenta digital photo on metal paper by photographer Luis McCormick of Ajijic, Mexico.

“Tormenta”

Metal Photo Paper 20″x24″ $150. USD

El Beso digital photo on metal paper by photographer Luis McCormick of Mexico.

“El Beso”

Metal Photo Paper
20″x24″ $140. USD

Caballero Jaguar digital photo on metal paper by photographer Luis McCormick.

“Caballero Jaguar”

Metal Photo Paper 20″x24″ $150. USD

La Catrina del Lago digital photo on metal paper by artist Luis McCormick of Ajijic, Mexico.

“La Catrina del Lago”

Metal Photo Paper 20″x24″ $140. USD

“Come to Ajijic for the Art and Artists.”

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Benito Juárez Birthday - 3rd Monday in March
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Mother's Day - May 10th
Day of the Dead - November 2
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