Rejuvenate in Nature! @brownpeoplecamping

'Blue Hummingbird Lady, Bottle by the water, image design Catherine Herrera, 2008.

If you are like many Americans, these days, taking time out from the extreme politics and scandals, is a must for self- and family-care. Consider an outdoor trip to rejuvenate. I feel very fortunate my parents started us kids off early with camping and hiking trips. Those memories, and experiences infuse who I am today. … Continue reading Rejuvenate in Nature! @brownpeoplecamping

‘Peace on Earth, 2013’ Fundraising Gift and Greeting Card Offer

(orders for 'Peace on Earth' gift cards, and prints of 'Winter Blossoms,' 2013 photo without text found by visiting the links. Profits from all sales of prints and products between October 29-December 29, 2013 will go towards the development of the 'Open Doors' project.) Hard to believe its been a year since first offering the … Continue reading ‘Peace on Earth, 2013’ Fundraising Gift and Greeting Card Offer

Flor de Miel Media presents ‘Narco Beauty and La Environmentalista,’ spoken word poem read by Catherine Herrera

I've been working behind the scenes on breaking down the 'Open Doors' preview - I was quite surprised by the impact the creative process had on me personally, opening doors in ways unexpected. I am grateful to grow and develop, and learn each day. As that work continues, here is a new spoken word poem … Continue reading Flor de Miel Media presents ‘Narco Beauty and La Environmentalista,’ spoken word poem read by Catherine Herrera

Bridge Walkers – de Young Museum September 07, 2012 6-8 p.m.

-- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ---                           Contact: Catherine Herrera,  415-202-5204, catherine@flordemielfilms.com BRIDGE WALKERS – INSTALLATION/DOCUMENTARY EXPLORES THE IMPORTANCE OF SACRED SITES IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND BEYOND – Worldwide Release - Filmmaker and photographer Catherine Herrera has completed a multi-year project with the culmination of a three-screen video installation and documentary Bridge Walkers showing … Continue reading Bridge Walkers – de Young Museum September 07, 2012 6-8 p.m.

Exciting Fall New Screenings and Publications!

I recently returned from a screening of Bridge Walkers documentary which shares the history and importance of Sacred Sites to the Ohlone people of the Bay Area. It was a spectacular day! Warm and sunny, the largest gathering of Ohlone people in Northern California, is a wonderful opportunity to see dear friends, and, in the … Continue reading Exciting Fall New Screenings and Publications!

Haste makes…double blog posts!

Well, in my haste this week, I posted the follow-up image in the sage series to http://www.catherineherreraphotography.com and not as I had thought, here, on this site. I had promised to post this photo a while back. I needed a second to sit with the group of images, and found there was only one that … Continue reading Haste makes…double blog posts!

Looking towards the Spring…

I have a new series of photographs that I am sharing, its entitled 'From my Window.' You can view the slideshow here. I am working on the installation footage, and editing a short video about the residency of Kim Shuck and Michael Horse.  Working with both of them, and now, going over the footage and … Continue reading Looking towards the Spring…