Betty Laura Zapata was born in Coro, Venezuela. She is a London-based documentary photographer and experienced journalist focusing mainly on social issues from Latin America. Prior to photography, Zapata spent years working as a writer for the independent Venezuelan TV network, Televen, as well as a print journalist for weekly news journal Semanario Quinto Día.
Foto FÃ©minas presents: Betty Laura Zapata
A selection from Latin American and Caribbean online platform, Foto FÃ©minas, curated by VerÃ³nica Sanchis Bencomo.