Maria Ines Manchego  has shot various feature films, documentaries, music videos and commercials in locations around the world. Her large format photography has been exhibited in NYC and her commercial work won her a Young Directors award at Cannes in 2012

She was the recipient of Jane Campion CineFem Scholarship for a female cinematographer by the New Zealand Film Commission and has completed a Masters degree in Cinematography from 'The American Film Institute' .