JUAN LUIS DURAN GUINOT
Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Juan Luis Duran was born in Burriana, Castellón (Spain) in 1955.
Pharmacist by profession and photographer by vocation.
Started photographing in 1975 with a fully manual Canon AT-1 and learn to measure exposure and light.
Later, because of their knowledge of chemistry is mounted a photo lab, where he explores and deepens.
It is in 2005 when he starts with digital photography. Reluctant at first to change, has managed to take advantage of new technologies. It has lost the magic revealed, but the composition and a snapshot view has not changed at all despite technical advances.
Winner of several awards, also participated in individual and group exhibitions.
He participated in 2012 in two exhibitions of photography at the Aitana Gallery Aitana in Burriana (Castellón).
In 2012 and 2013 he has participated in group exhibitions in Santander through the forum exodos (http://www.exodos.es/).
Post some of your work in magazines such as National Geographic or Al Thani Awards in his edition of Book of 2013. Also through media companies as Image in Photography magazine or http://www.hotspotmedia.co.uk/ week.
In 2012 participates in a publication for the University of Valencia. He handles the collection of fifty photographs for “Tractat de l´aigua”, a magazine in electronic and paper format with the water in Valencia as a reason. The project is under the direction of Professor Vicent Franc i Ferrer and texts puts by Jose Felix Escudero i Pitarch, poet.
His work is currently sold in several galleries: Zoomedition at Madrid, Spain (http://zoomedition.com) , ArtVogue Studio at Surrey, UK (http://artvogue.co.uk) and Banguart at Barcelona, Spain (http://www.banguart.com/es/), also of several photography forums as 1X (http://1x.com/), 5oo px (http://500px.com), Fine Art Portugal (http://www.fineart-portugal.com/) and One eyeland (http://www.oneeyeland.com/).
It was also a member of honor invited to exhibit at http://www.photoone.org.
2014 - TRIERENBERG SUPERCIRCUIT / SPECIAL THEMES CIRCUIT, 2013 - 2013 Trierenberg SUPER CIRCUIT (Austria), 2013 - PHOTO ART CHAMPIONSHIP 2013