CARLOS A. MORENO is an award-winning freelance photojournalist that specializes in editorial, documentary, fashion product and PR photography. Carlos is primarily based in San Diego and Tijuana, Mexico. He freelances all over California, Baja California and beyond.

 Carlos is also the sole staff photographer at Designer Studio Inc., an e-commerce fashion website.

He, along with the staff of California Watch; a project of the Center for Investigative Reporting, were 2012 Pulitzer Prize finalists for a series on deficient earthquake protection in California public schools.

He is a co-founder and the Latin America / photo editor of Through the Cracks: Crowdfunding in Journalism, a start-up he formed with Editor and Founder Khari Johnson, to report on the new wave of crowdfunding hitting journalism on the web, trending all over the world today.

In July of 2015, Carlos was selected to attend the Thomson Reuters Foundation-United Nations Sustainable Development in a Changing Climate program as a journalist in Los Angeles.

Other talents: In addition to English, he speak Spanish and some French.

Carlos is always open to new clients. To hire or order prints from the website please e-mail: