Marge Allen

Country: United States

Marge Allen, a New York native, is a Washington, DC based photographer who first came to San Miguel de Allende over thirty years ago and returns annually for extended periods of time.

She has studied photography at the International Center of Photography in New York City, at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington and with notable Washington photographer, Eliot Cohen.

Her interest in seeking out the humanity of her subjects in photographs is connected to her previous work as an advocate for human and worker rights.

Marge has traveled and photographed extensively in the United States and internationally. She is the photographer / author of ten photography books including two published in 2015 entirely devoted to images of San Miguel de Allende, Fiesta San Miguel and Facing South. All of Marge’s books can be found at