Armando Almanza, a native Texan, began his professional career as a photographer and editor in Austin, Texas. His work covering the 1984 Mexico City earthquake brought critical acclaim. Since then, he has won many awards for his work as a photographer, editor and producer, including numerous Emmy and Telly awards. Over the course of a career that has spanned twenty-five years he has covered international events including the Clinton-Yeltsin summit, Presidents Reagan, Bush, and Clinton, as well as other heads of state. His work has taken him all over the world including locations such as Hong Kong, Singapore, and Indonesia.
In 1994 Mr. Almanza founded Ventana Productions. Armando has assembled a talented, creative and experienced staff of photographers, editors, graphic artists, and producers. The company offers services in all areas of video production including videography, producing, writing, editing and graphic design.