About the Author
Jorge Uzon was born in Chile and studied photography at the Escuela de Altos Estudios de la Comunicacion in Santiago before leaving the country to work as a photojournalist in Mexico and Central America. He has been included in Agence France-Presse's compilations of best photographs numerous times. He is now a recipient of an Ontario Arts Council grant to document the disappearing world of the Chilean gaucho. Jorge lives with his family in Toronto.