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Photographer Bruce T. Martin Presents A Cultural Portrait Of The Maya
April 08, 2019 Marilyn Ball

Photographer Bruce T. Martin Presents A Cultural Portrait Of The Maya (48:26)

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Date: April 08, 2019

By: Marilyn Ball

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Bruce T. Martin is an American Fine Art photographer who uses photography to document the world, explore perceptions and question our viewpoints. Using his knowledge and imagination, Bruce blends a unique mosaic of visual details in his photographs to create a fresh perspective on the Maya's endangered worldview and disappearing legacy.

His book, Look Close See Far, A Cultural Portrait Of The Maya, is a collection of images and ideas gathered while traveling throughout the Maya region of Central America. Since 1987, he has taken more than 10,000 photographs over a range of landscapes and attitudes in an attempt to make a distinctive portrait of the Mayan Culture. 

Bruce is also a leading architectural photographer, making photographs for the nation's foremost architects, designers and publications.   

Bruce T. Martin is an American Fine Art photographer who uses photography to document the world, explore perceptions and question our viewpoints. Using his knowledge and imagination, Bruce blends a unique mosaic of visual details in his photographs to create a fresh perspective on the Maya's endangered worldview and disappearing legacy.

His book, Look Close See Far, A Cultural Portrait Of The Maya, is a collection of images and ideas gathered while traveling throughout the Maya region of Central America. Since 1987, he has taken more than 10,000 photographs over a range of landscapes and attitudes in an attempt to make a distinctive portrait of the Mayan Culture. 

Bruce is also a leading architectural photographer, making photographs for the nation's foremost architects, designers and publications.   

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