Dwight Bentel: Journalism’s Living Legacy
This is a documentary that a team and I made about Dwight Bentel, possibly the oldest living photo journalist in California and founder of the school of Journalism and Mass Communication at San Jose State.
The movie was viewed in front of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication and Bentel during his 100th Birthday Celebration in Dwight Bentel Hall in San Jose State.
Guest stars in the documentary include Pulitzer Prize Winners, Kim Komenich, Doug Parker, and Kevin Starr.
The articles on Dwight Bentel:
Spartan Daily April 15,2009
Spartan Daily April 27,2009
The documentary can be viewed here
The above photograph was taken by Carlos Moreno

Dwight Bentel: Journalism’s Living Legacy

This is a documentary that a team and I made about Dwight Bentel, possibly the oldest living photo journalist in California and founder of the school of Journalism and Mass Communication at San Jose State.

The movie was viewed in front of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication and Bentel during his 100th Birthday Celebration in Dwight Bentel Hall in San Jose State.

Guest stars in the documentary include Pulitzer Prize Winners, Kim Komenich, Doug Parker, and Kevin Starr.

The articles on Dwight Bentel:

Spartan Daily April 15,2009

Spartan Daily April 27,2009

The documentary can be viewed here

The above photograph was taken by Carlos Moreno

Mass Transit
Mass Transit is about a chance encounter between a young boy and girl  isolated by city life. The film is a classic because audiences can  relate to the loneliness and longing for companionship felt by the main  characters.
Campus Movie Fest 2007 Best Drama
Campus Movie Fest 2007 California Regional Nominee for Best Drama
The movie can be viewed here

Mass Transit

Mass Transit is about a chance encounter between a young boy and girl isolated by city life. The film is a classic because audiences can relate to the loneliness and longing for companionship felt by the main characters.

Campus Movie Fest 2007 Best Drama

Campus Movie Fest 2007 California Regional Nominee for Best Drama

The movie can be viewed here

Akbayan Pilipino Culture Night 2008
Photo feature shot for the Akbayan Pilipino Organization at San Jose State University and for a story featured in The Spartan Daily.
Slideshow with audio can be found here
Akbayan Pilipino Organization

Akbayan Pilipino Culture Night 2008

Photo feature shot for the Akbayan Pilipino Organization at San Jose State University and for a story featured in The Spartan Daily.

Slideshow with audio can be found here

Akbayan Pilipino Organization

2008
SJSU Spartan Daily Newspaper embarks on a trip to Mexico City to find “man from the street” type stories. Students interviewed people from the street in order to find newsworthy stories for print for the April 10, 2008 Spartan Daily newspaper. Stories ranged from a Indigeneous artists protesting a government contract to a tiny taco stand that custom made Mexico’s president’s meals.

2008

SJSU Spartan Daily Newspaper embarks on a trip to Mexico City to find “man from the street” type stories. Students interviewed people from the street in order to find newsworthy stories for print for the April 10, 2008 Spartan Daily newspaper. Stories ranged from a Indigeneous artists protesting a government contract to a tiny taco stand that custom made Mexico’s president’s meals.

San Jose State University’s  Journalism and Mass Communication students embarks on a seven day trip to England and France. We spent three days in London and three days in Paris researching, writing, and publishing our own stories while assisting other students on the trip.
More photos can be found here:
Global Media Initiative - Christian Garrucho

San Jose State University’s  Journalism and Mass Communication students embarks on a seven day trip to England and France. We spent three days in London and three days in Paris researching, writing, and publishing our own stories while assisting other students on the trip.

More photos can be found here:

Global Media Initiative - Christian Garrucho

2010-10-14
Michael Moore receives the John Steinbeck Award in Dwight Bentel Hall at San Jose State University.
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
More details can be found in these articles:
http://www.michaelmoore.com/words/must-read/filmmaker-michael-moore-receive-john-steinbeck-award-steinbecks-family-and-center-steinbeck-studies
http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/297974
http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/south_bay&id=7725321

2010-10-14

Michael Moore receives the John Steinbeck Award in Dwight Bentel Hall at San Jose State University.

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

More details can be found in these articles:

http://www.michaelmoore.com/words/must-read/filmmaker-michael-moore-receive-john-steinbeck-award-steinbecks-family-and-center-steinbeck-studies

http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/297974

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/south_bay&id=7725321

12/03/09
Kent Denim Clothing Line Shoot with Helium Magazine
Photography and Lighting: Christian Garrucho
Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa
Photo editor: Matt Mountford
http://www.modelmayhem.com/misSCYLLaneous
Interview: Jennifer Elias
The fashion feature and photos can be found here:
http://sjhelium.com/2009/12/03/fashion-feature-kent-denim/
Webzine can be found here:
http://issuu.com/heliummagazine/docs/atomic_zine

12/03/09

Kent Denim Clothing Line Shoot with Helium Magazine

Photography and Lighting: Christian Garrucho

Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa

Photo editor: Matt Mountford

http://www.modelmayhem.com/misSCYLLaneous

Interview: Jennifer Elias

The fashion feature and photos can be found here:

http://sjhelium.com/2009/12/03/fashion-feature-kent-denim/

Webzine can be found here:

http://issuu.com/heliummagazine/docs/atomic_zine

06/01/10
Hug Life
Photography: Christian Garrucho
Models: CJ Domondon, Jona Garrucho, and Jon Nimis
Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa
Clothes provided by; Hug Life
Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang
More photos can be found here

06/01/10

Hug Life

Photography: Christian Garrucho

Models: CJ Domondon, Jona Garrucho, and Jon Nimis

Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa

Clothes provided by; Hug Life

Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang

More photos can be found here

04/23/10
Hug Life Photoshoot
Model: CJ Domondon and Jona Garrucho
Photography: Christian Garrucho
Clothes provided by; Hug Life
Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang
More photos can be found here

04/23/10

Hug Life Photoshoot

Model: CJ Domondon and Jona Garrucho

Photography: Christian Garrucho

Clothes provided by; Hug Life

Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang

More photos can be found here

10/23/09
Slipknot with the Deftones
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here
Article of concert can be found here

10/23/09

Slipknot with the Deftones

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

Article of concert can be found here

05-05-2010
Conan O’Brien Legally Prohibited from Being Funny Tour
More photos can be found here

05-05-2010

Conan O’Brien Legally Prohibited from Being Funny Tour

More photos can be found here

2009-11-03
Hellbilly Deluxe 2 Tour. Rob Zombie with special guests Nek Romantia and Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures
More photos can be found here

2009-11-03

Hellbilly Deluxe 2 Tour. Rob Zombie with special guests Nek Romantia and Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures

More photos can be found here

10/16/09
Brand New Concert featuring Manchester Orchestra and The Builders and The Butchers
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here:
Brand New Concert slideshow
Photos of fans for SJSU Event Center Facebook can be found here

10/16/09

Brand New Concert featuring Manchester Orchestra and The Builders and The Butchers

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here:

Brand New Concert slideshow

Photos of fans for SJSU Event Center Facebook can be found here

10/18/09
Rob Thomas with One Republic and Carolina Liar
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

10/18/09

Rob Thomas with One Republic and Carolina Liar

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

2009-11-29
Kelly Clarkson concert.
More photos can be found here

2009-11-29

Kelly Clarkson concert.

More photos can be found here

Dwight Bentel: Journalism’s Living Legacy
This is a documentary that a team and I made about Dwight Bentel, possibly the oldest living photo journalist in California and founder of the school of Journalism and Mass Communication at San Jose State.
The movie was viewed in front of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication and Bentel during his 100th Birthday Celebration in Dwight Bentel Hall in San Jose State.
Guest stars in the documentary include Pulitzer Prize Winners, Kim Komenich, Doug Parker, and Kevin Starr.
The articles on Dwight Bentel:
Spartan Daily April 15,2009
Spartan Daily April 27,2009
The documentary can be viewed here
The above photograph was taken by Carlos Moreno

Dwight Bentel: Journalism’s Living Legacy

This is a documentary that a team and I made about Dwight Bentel, possibly the oldest living photo journalist in California and founder of the school of Journalism and Mass Communication at San Jose State.

The movie was viewed in front of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication and Bentel during his 100th Birthday Celebration in Dwight Bentel Hall in San Jose State.

Guest stars in the documentary include Pulitzer Prize Winners, Kim Komenich, Doug Parker, and Kevin Starr.

The articles on Dwight Bentel:

Spartan Daily April 15,2009

Spartan Daily April 27,2009

The documentary can be viewed here

The above photograph was taken by Carlos Moreno

Mass Transit
Mass Transit is about a chance encounter between a young boy and girl  isolated by city life. The film is a classic because audiences can  relate to the loneliness and longing for companionship felt by the main  characters.
Campus Movie Fest 2007 Best Drama
Campus Movie Fest 2007 California Regional Nominee for Best Drama
The movie can be viewed here

Mass Transit

Mass Transit is about a chance encounter between a young boy and girl isolated by city life. The film is a classic because audiences can relate to the loneliness and longing for companionship felt by the main characters.

Campus Movie Fest 2007 Best Drama

Campus Movie Fest 2007 California Regional Nominee for Best Drama

The movie can be viewed here

Akbayan Pilipino Culture Night 2008
Photo feature shot for the Akbayan Pilipino Organization at San Jose State University and for a story featured in The Spartan Daily.
Slideshow with audio can be found here
Akbayan Pilipino Organization

Akbayan Pilipino Culture Night 2008

Photo feature shot for the Akbayan Pilipino Organization at San Jose State University and for a story featured in The Spartan Daily.

Slideshow with audio can be found here

Akbayan Pilipino Organization

2008
SJSU Spartan Daily Newspaper embarks on a trip to Mexico City to find “man from the street” type stories. Students interviewed people from the street in order to find newsworthy stories for print for the April 10, 2008 Spartan Daily newspaper. Stories ranged from a Indigeneous artists protesting a government contract to a tiny taco stand that custom made Mexico’s president’s meals.

2008

SJSU Spartan Daily Newspaper embarks on a trip to Mexico City to find “man from the street” type stories. Students interviewed people from the street in order to find newsworthy stories for print for the April 10, 2008 Spartan Daily newspaper. Stories ranged from a Indigeneous artists protesting a government contract to a tiny taco stand that custom made Mexico’s president’s meals.

San Jose State University’s  Journalism and Mass Communication students embarks on a seven day trip to England and France. We spent three days in London and three days in Paris researching, writing, and publishing our own stories while assisting other students on the trip.
More photos can be found here:
Global Media Initiative - Christian Garrucho

San Jose State University’s  Journalism and Mass Communication students embarks on a seven day trip to England and France. We spent three days in London and three days in Paris researching, writing, and publishing our own stories while assisting other students on the trip.

More photos can be found here:

Global Media Initiative - Christian Garrucho

2010-10-14
Michael Moore receives the John Steinbeck Award in Dwight Bentel Hall at San Jose State University.
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
More details can be found in these articles:
http://www.michaelmoore.com/words/must-read/filmmaker-michael-moore-receive-john-steinbeck-award-steinbecks-family-and-center-steinbeck-studies
http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/297974
http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/south_bay&id=7725321

2010-10-14

Michael Moore receives the John Steinbeck Award in Dwight Bentel Hall at San Jose State University.

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

More details can be found in these articles:

http://www.michaelmoore.com/words/must-read/filmmaker-michael-moore-receive-john-steinbeck-award-steinbecks-family-and-center-steinbeck-studies

http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/297974

http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/south_bay&id=7725321

12/03/09
Kent Denim Clothing Line Shoot with Helium Magazine
Photography and Lighting: Christian Garrucho
Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa
Photo editor: Matt Mountford
http://www.modelmayhem.com/misSCYLLaneous
Interview: Jennifer Elias
The fashion feature and photos can be found here:
http://sjhelium.com/2009/12/03/fashion-feature-kent-denim/
Webzine can be found here:
http://issuu.com/heliummagazine/docs/atomic_zine

12/03/09

Kent Denim Clothing Line Shoot with Helium Magazine

Photography and Lighting: Christian Garrucho

Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa

Photo editor: Matt Mountford

http://www.modelmayhem.com/misSCYLLaneous

Interview: Jennifer Elias

The fashion feature and photos can be found here:

http://sjhelium.com/2009/12/03/fashion-feature-kent-denim/

Webzine can be found here:

http://issuu.com/heliummagazine/docs/atomic_zine

06/01/10
Hug Life
Photography: Christian Garrucho
Models: CJ Domondon, Jona Garrucho, and Jon Nimis
Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa
Clothes provided by; Hug Life
Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang
More photos can be found here

06/01/10

Hug Life

Photography: Christian Garrucho

Models: CJ Domondon, Jona Garrucho, and Jon Nimis

Hair and Make up: Priscylla Roa

Clothes provided by; Hug Life

Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang

More photos can be found here

04/23/10
Hug Life Photoshoot
Model: CJ Domondon and Jona Garrucho
Photography: Christian Garrucho
Clothes provided by; Hug Life
Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang
More photos can be found here

04/23/10

Hug Life Photoshoot

Model: CJ Domondon and Jona Garrucho

Photography: Christian Garrucho

Clothes provided by; Hug Life

Hug Life Creator: Philip Lumbang

More photos can be found here

10/23/09
Slipknot with the Deftones
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here
Article of concert can be found here

10/23/09

Slipknot with the Deftones

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

Article of concert can be found here

05-05-2010
Conan O’Brien Legally Prohibited from Being Funny Tour
More photos can be found here

05-05-2010

Conan O’Brien Legally Prohibited from Being Funny Tour

More photos can be found here

2009-11-03
Hellbilly Deluxe 2 Tour. Rob Zombie with special guests Nek Romantia and Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures
More photos can be found here

2009-11-03

Hellbilly Deluxe 2 Tour. Rob Zombie with special guests Nek Romantia and Captain Clegg and the Night Creatures

More photos can be found here

10/16/09
Brand New Concert featuring Manchester Orchestra and The Builders and The Butchers
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here:
Brand New Concert slideshow
Photos of fans for SJSU Event Center Facebook can be found here

10/16/09

Brand New Concert featuring Manchester Orchestra and The Builders and The Butchers

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here:

Brand New Concert slideshow

Photos of fans for SJSU Event Center Facebook can be found here

10/18/09
Rob Thomas with One Republic and Carolina Liar
Photography: Christian Garrucho
More photos can be found here
Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

10/18/09

Rob Thomas with One Republic and Carolina Liar

Photography: Christian Garrucho

More photos can be found here

Photos of SJSU Event Center Facebook fans can be found here

2009-11-29
Kelly Clarkson concert.
More photos can be found here

2009-11-29

Kelly Clarkson concert.

More photos can be found here

About:

Christian Garrucho is a photojournalist, video producer, and audio and visual technician.

Garrucho is a student under Radio, Television, and Film Department with double minors in Photojournalism and Photography at San Jose State University and a technician for SJSU's Event Center.

He has more than three years of experience. And his work as a photojournalist and film maker has been shown in various newspapers and magazines and theaters around San Jose.

Garrucho is always reliable, and will never stop until he gets the perfect shot.

You can contact him through email:

c.garrucho@gmail.com