Daniel Orlando Lara (b. 1975) lives and works in Tula, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He studied at Centro de Arte Fotografico Saul Serrano, in Mexico City. He received the stipend Jovenes Creadores from Instituto Tamailipeco para la Cultura y las Artes (2001). Daniel studied at the National School of Photography in Arles as a resident student (2007). Interested in issues of migration, he participated in the Bacanda Cul tural Project working on Migrantes Frontera Sur. He participated in the residency program at CAMAC Marnay Art Centre, France (2009), which was sponsored by the Instituto Tamau lipeco para la Cultura y las Artes and TENOT Fondation. He also exhibited at Descubrimientos Photoespaña in Madrid, Spain (2011).