Carlos Alberto Salinas was born in Valparaiso, Chile,  and  he become interested in photography while working in a Newspaper in Santiago.

Immigrated to Canada in the late seventies and studied formal photography at Humber College in Toronto where he received the “Portfolio of the Year” award.

He was part of a Canadian Multimedia Team that received the “People choice Award” in New York N.Y. for the production of the Royal Tyrrell Museum interactive CD.

He has been published and worked for various magazines and books and most recently in “Tous Les Pays Du Monde” published by Tana Edition in Paris, France.

Carlos Alberto Salinas has been producing and exhibiting photographs in the Fine Arts field and working in Commercial assignments since the middle 80's. He is now focusing on travel/documentary personal projects. 

Salinas is available for assignments and can be contacted by email: or by phone in Canada: 403-464-9918