Lisa Sanchez - KLAQ Radio DJ - Mena Video Photography

June 05, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Q & A with radio personality Lisa Sanchez from KLAQ 1. Your bio says that your mother enrolled you in ballet class to turn you into a lady, but it didn't work. What happened? I never really enjoyed dance. I had friends in there, and my sister danced too, but I always wanted to sing and play instruments. I asked my mother to put me in piano c...
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Chef David Benavidez - 150 Sunset - El Paso TX (Su Voz Latina Shoot)

February 02, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
If there is one thing I'm VERY grateful to have is a bunch of Chef friends. I was on assignment for a magazine and I met Chef David Benavidez. He was going to make "Duck Mole" and I couldn't wait. So, we had a bunch of "behind the scenes" and then the amazing final product that I promptly devoured after i took these shots.:)
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Quinceanera - El Paso Photographer - Omar Mena

February 01, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
It was a total time warp when I ran into this Quince and she told me that she was on her way to an ivy league college one evening at Village Inn. Here is a sample of her event.
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Gypsy in Stilettos - Luciana Cazares - Farzad Farroknia - El Paso Photography

January 31, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
2009 was a big year for me. I left a job of 15 years to become a "full-time" photographer. I got my first studio and I had a hurricane of a year. But as luck would have it, 2009 also introduced me to Luciana. It was one of those kinds of meetings when you talk and it feels like you've known each other for ages. It was clear that she and I had known...
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Quinceanera - Terrazas - El Paso Quinceanera Photographer

January 30, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
One of the coolest things about being a photographer is when I get to keep doing the family events.:) This was a 2nd Quinceanera for this family and I had a blast. Our studio really was built on Quinces and I'm always proud to show them off. It's not just a party but a rite of passage in our culture and an IMPORTANT one because she dedicates her li...
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