Francisco Salgado — Head of Production

A papa to two children and husband to Kim, Francisco is a natural born story-teller, comedian and warm-hearted bear of a man. Families love the easy way he works with children and adults alike. For the last 16 years he's been making folks feel comfortable in front of his camera lens with humor and kindness.

Artery Sculpture by Francisco Salgado

Francisco Salgado discovered a passion for photography as a young man in Mexico. When he moved to the US he started taking classes in earnest at Lane Community College eventually transferring to the University of Oregon to study Photography and receive a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Immersion in the arts allowed him to dabble in drawing, ceramics, painting and sculpture.  Ahhhhh....a newfound passion is discovered - SCULPTURE. With a scholarship offer in hand Francisco continued on at the University of Oregon until he had received a Masters in Fine Arts in Sculpture from the University of Oregon. His hard work did not go by unnoticed and upon graduating he received the prestigious Jan Zach Award for sculpture.

NOW A LICENSED REAL ESTATE BROKER

Francisco Salgado can also be found helping find homes for sale in Portland, Oregon. As a professional real estate broker at Portland DIGS, he brings his amazing people skills to folks searching for a new home or selling their current one. Specializing in SE Portland, including homes in Sellwood our beloved neighborhood.

Portland photographer and sculptor Francisco Salgado