On April 27, En Foco and the Camera Club of New York are teaming up to host a workshop for emerging photographers and photo based artists who are looking to prepare themselves for new opportunities. New opportunities often come with new challenges and headaches. Applying for a grant is usually different than applying for a residency. Submitting work to magazines is a little different than submitting to competitions. It's a complicated world out there, but you don't have to navigate it on your own.
At the beginning of March, I had chance to revisit with Rojelio and ask him about progress with his work, his life and his love of Mexican culture. Following are excerpts from our interview.