This is a collection of photos taken in the Afghan desert during my last deployment. It shows that beauty can be found even in the combat zone in the most austere conditions, in a hostile environment. Hope it is of your liken.
Born in NY City, NY and raised in Aibonito, Puerto Rico. Hector Rivera is a retired US Army Non-commissioned Officer with 27 years of service.During his lates deployment to Afghanistan he was dedicated to ensure the prompt return home of all Fallen Heroes. His passion in life is his family and the military service. Photography is his talent, developed early in his life. He is a graduate of "Casa Aboy" Photography Academy and has participated in numerous photographic art exhibition in Puerto Rico and the US.