Born in Cordoba in 1959, he has been living in Zaragoza for many years. A photojournalist since 1984, his works have been published in a variety of media. He is the author of more than twelve photography books, including El cerco de Sarajevo (1995), Vidas minadas (1997), Kosovo, crónica de la deportación (1999), Niños de la guerra (2000), La caravana de la muerte. Las víctimas de Pinochet (2002), Latidos del tiempo (2004) (together with the sculptor and artist Ricardo Calero), Sierra Leona, guerra y paz (2005), Sarajevo 1992-2008 (2009) and Desaparecidos (2011). He has received countless awards for his work: Medal for Professional Merit from the Government of Aragon (2004), National Photography Award (2009), Civil Order of Social Solidarity Grand Cross (2011)... He has been a UNESCO special envoy for peace since 1998.