Venezuelan born of Spanish descent, Carlos came to the US to study Architecture. After graduating from Architecture school, he attended the American Film Institute where he received a Masters in Cinematography. His thesis film, 'Last Breeze Of Summer', was nominated for an Academy Award. Carlos has had a long and varied career in film and television both as a cinematographer and as a director. He holds U.S., Spanish (EU) and Venezuelan citizenship. He has extensive international experience having worked in countries like Argentina, Algeria, Greece, Germany, Israel, Italy and Spain. Carlos is a member of the Directors Guild of America, the International Cinematographers Guild and the Society of Venezuelan Cinematographers. In his spare time he edits an opinion blog, 'Dispatches From The Diaspora', a vehicle for amplifying immigrant voices.