Kena Betancur is a Colombian born photographer based in New York Area since 2011, where she covers news for agencies such as AFP , Getty Images, Efe. She is also co-founder of the agency VIEWpressi.org
Kena began working as a professional photojournalist in Argentina in 2003 working at the Spanish news agency EFE after attended the photojournalist school AGRA.
She has been worked covering Breaking News, Politics, sports , and entertainment assignments during the last 13 Years while she has been based in Buenos Aires Argentina, , Port-au- Prince Haiti, Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic and Jersey City in the United States.
Her work has appeared worldwide, including: The New York Times,TIME, Paris Match and Newsweek, The Guardian, LA Times, and many others.
She has been honored by Award of Excellence – Sport at China Press Photo