We're periodically posting short profiles that will collectively provide a starting point for an exploration of international blogs, online magazines, photography-based curation projects and pages.
These sites are being mapped on our International Photo Sites Map for easy reference.
Today we continue the series with a look at fotomalteco.
Recommended sample post: Por Jaime Permuth, De La Serie Tarzan Lopez, 2006
Frequency of posts: None; an inactive site
Founded: July 2008
Last updated: February 2010
In a sentence: An archived site that hosts short portfolios by almost two dozen contemporary Guatemalan photographers.
fotomalteco hasn't been active for years, but it serves as an entry point for getting to know photographers in or from Guatemala. The short portfolios link back to individual photographer sites allowing for continued exploration. Portfolios are listed by both photographer and date in the right hand sidebar.