Michael Robinson Chavez – Profile

Michael Robinson Chávez is a photographer at The Los Angeles Times and a working photojournalist. He has published photographs in the Washington Post, The Boston Globe and the Associated press, and he recently published a book of his photographs entitled "Awaiting the Rain."

He has photographed on nearly every continent. He provides his viewers with haunting coverage of  world events, including the Russian-Georgia war, the Battle for Fallujah, and the 2010 Chilean Earthquake.

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Michael Robinson Chávez Around the Web

Visit Chávez' Website to see his photographs.

View Chávez' page at Framework from the Los Angeles Times

Information and Photographs of Chávez' on Social Documentary

Review of Chávez' book Awaiting the Rain on Ventana Magazine


See his stories 

Earthquake in Chile from The LA Times

Deconstructing Mubarak on Picture of the Year international

Broken Promise, an slideshow with companion audio about peruvian gold mines on LA Times Magazine




Awaiting The Rain

Cover of Awaiting the Rain.

Awaiting the Rain by Michael robinson Chávez is a collection of Chávez' photographs from Peru, taken over the course of ten years of travel there.

Read more at robinsonchavez.com

View samples of the book from robinsonchavez.com