About, Sebastián Hidalgo

b.1995

Sebastián Hidalgo found his passion for photojournalism in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. In 2008, by witnessing the passing his grandfather Carlos Salinas. As a result, Sebastián is influence greatly by his experience in Mexico and began using photography in the pursuit to document cultures, news, and Life.

In 2014, Sebastián began to freelance for community news publications such as The Chicago Reporter, Austin Weekly News, The Village Free Press and Wednesday Journal, to name a few. focused on social justice and sought stories in the under-represented communities of Chicago.