Juan Carlos Briceño has more than three decades of experience in photography, with subjects ranging from blushing brides to vibrant coral reefs to the sunsets of Cancun and, personalities like President George W. Bush, Barack Obama, Tom Hanks, Harrison Ford, YoYoMa and many others.
Juan Carlos began his career in 1987 as an assistant at one of the most prestigious wedding photography studios in Mexico City. He went on to photograph new talent – singers, models, and actors – for Televisa, one of the major television networks in Latin America.
Juan Carlos moved to Cozumel in 1995 and took his photography into the waters of the Caribbean. His underwater photography skills earned him the opportunity to serve as a special project coordinator for underwater photography and video for the National Polytechnic Institute in Yucatan. During his time in Cozumel, he took part in the largest ever-recorded coral transplant in Mexico.
Upon his return to Cancun, he began photographing the Mayan natives and remote islands for magazines such as Cancunisimo, Cancun Tips, and Xcaret, while photographing weddings and receptions for the Fiesta Americana Hotels and Thompson Travel, British wedding services.
Juan Carlos moved to the United States in 1999, where he began working as an assistant manager, photographer, and coordinator for the commercial photography division of the studio The Photographer’s Gallery. Worked for almost four years with the most demanding wedding and event professionals and coordinators of the area.
In late 2003 he opened his own studio, FotoBriceno.
Today FotoBriceno continues to grow and improve the quality of the photography and services they offer. Always delivering consistent results and many times, beyond the client’s expectations.
Amongst his regular clients are; The Smithsonian Institution, DLA Piper, Latina Style Magazine, Bravo! Events, Design Cuisine, Linder Global, Mercedes Benz, National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, Baker & Hostetler, Institute for International Education, and many more.
Juan Carlos is a very happy husband and father of 3 children, a 22 year old… woman, a 13-year-old girl, and a 11-year-old boy.