Photographing American diversity since 1963

Documentary Photography

Welcome - Panoa - Bienvenidos! 

Thanks for visiting Jesús Manuel Mena Garza's photography website. Jesús Garza Photography is located in Fort Worth, Texas. Garza's iconic photographs of people, events and infrastructure are in the collections of individuals, corporations, universities and museums - including the prestigious Smithsonian Institution. Garza exhibits and lectures about his photographs from coast to coast and more recently, internationally. 

Exhibitions and Lectures

Garza's Adobe Portfolio

Quick Photo Sampler

Jesús Garza's Biography

YouTube Videos

Documenting the Chicano Experience

Documenting Chicana Artists and Academics

Documenting Mexico 


Portraiture: Executives, Models and Actors

Portraits: Groups

Portraits: Familia

Events and Rates

Weddings, Quinceñeras and other Events

Documenting Decaying Infrastructure


Globe, AZ

Wichita Falls, TX


Commercial Photography

Whether your requirements are simple or complex, give Jesús Garza a call. Discuss how you can work together to complete your project successfully. Let Garza put his more than 30 years of professional photography and video production experience to work for you.

Garza's photographs have been featured in articles and advertisements in the San José Business Journal, the Austin Business Journal, various websites, books, newspapers and magazines. Garza has also photographed familial events like weddings in places as diverse as Carmel, Austin and San José.


Garza's contact Information

The photographer currently resides in Fort Worth, Texas with his wife Ann Marie Leimer, Ph.D. Feel free to contact Jesús Manuel Mena Garza with your questions, comments or suggestions.

Call/Text (682) 365-8702 or send an email

The most popular page on my website for more than two decades is ...

My list of more than 150 things to do in the San Francisco Bay Area

Yes, for the first 50 years of my life I lived in the glorious Bay Area

Updated May 25, 2016 · Copyright 2016 Jesús Manuel Mena Garza · All rights reserved.
Chicano Photographer