Carlos Rene Pacheco is a photographer and artist originally from Tucson, Arizona. As a young astronomy student, Pacheco became disenchanted with applied physics and mathematics and exchanged his view through a telescope for a view through a camera lens. He received his BFA with an emphasis in Photography from the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona in 2011 and his MFA in Photography + Integrated Media from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio in 2014.
Photographer Carlos Pacheco has earned a Compassionate Action Award from PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.Pacheco who was photographing a controlled fire in rural Grandin on Oct. 15, when he heard meowing and spotted two tiny kittens—one inside the fire and the other nearby, according to a release from PETA.
Talk about being saved by a whisker. A pair of kittens is on the mend after they became trapped inside a pile of burning brush in North Dakota, only to be saved by a passing photographer who heard them crying. “My first thought was, I am going to have to watch this cat pass away,” Carlos Pacheco, who was photographing the controlled fire earlier this month, told Valley News Live.Pacheco said he had been snapping photos for about five minutes at the blaze near Grandin, about 30 miles north of Fargo, before he heard their cries....