Member of PPA Professional Photographers of America and NPPA National Press Photographers Association.
Freelance photographer for The New Pittsburgh Courier newspaper. Freelance photographer for SportsMonger website.
Born and raised in Mexico City, Julio had an innate inclination for photography and visual arts. His first camera at age 12 was a Kodak instamatic.
He was trained at the New York Institute of Photography.
He joined other photographers in New Orleans shooting weddings, models, sports and a few news stories.
Julio has lived in New Orleans Louisiana, Gulf coast Mississippi, Silver Spring Maryland, Austin Texas, Baltimore Maryland and traveled throughout the continental US as well as several countries including Portugal,Spain, Italy, Canada, Peru, Jamaica, Bahamas, Dominican Republic.