Photo by Nicolás Wormull

Photo by Nicolás Wormull

Raúl Goycoolea (B. 1983, Santiago, Chile) is a documentary photographer who is currently working as a staff photographer on a daily newspaper in Valparaíso, Chile. He also works on long-term documentary projects, capturing the daily life of the different places and communities where he visits through work or for pleasure.

Raúl specializes in reportage, portrait, and general news assignments.

Contact / +56 9 7 705 50 82.


2017 / Workshop with Claudi Carreras

2017 / Workshop with Ernesto Bazán

2014 / Artist residence with Daniel Power

2013 / Artist residence with Francesco Giusti

2013 / Workshop with Pep Bonet

2013 / Workshop with Pablo Corral Vega

2012 / Workshop with Gihan Tubbeh

2012 / Workshop with Claudio Pérez

Solo exhibitions

2017 / “La isla”, Patagonia Photography Festival, Coyhaique, Chile

2015 / “La isla”, PCDV, Valparaíso, Chile

2014 / “El último viaje de Ximena Rivera”, La Sebastiana. Valparaíso, Chile

Group  exhibitions

2015 / National Photojournalism Awards. Santiago, Chile

2015 / “Work with camera” / El Farol. Valparaíso. Chile

2014 / Valparaíso International Festival of Photography. Chile

2013 / 2nd Anthology of Young Photographers, MAC. Santiago, Chile

2013 / “Visviri”. Valparaíso International Festival of Photography. Chile


2015 / 1st place Spot news. ANP (National Press Asociation), Chile

2015 / HM. Sports. National Photojournalism Awards, Chile

2014 / Two HM. Daily life stories. National Photojournalism Awards, Chile

2013 / 1st place International stories. National Photojournalism Awards, Chile

2011 / 2nd place. Nature. National Photojournalism Awards, Chile