Camila Mata Lara was born on July 8, 1992 in Mexico City. She got her Bachelor in Design at Metropolitan Autonomous University, making the last semester in Communication at ORT University in Uruguay. She also studied photography independently throughout her life.Her growth in a photographic and cultural environment aroused this imminent interest and passion for photography. She worked as a photographer for Photo Museum Cuatro Caminos in 2015. She have worked as a a photojournalist in two of the most important newspapers in Mexico City, "El Universal" and " Reforma" in 2017-2018. She participated with many images in collaborative books, like "19:S" about the missing students from Ayotzinapa, both books made by the Autonomous Metropolitan University.She has collaborated in several independent projects and has made still photography for short films, television series and plays. She is currently working on personal projects in the FONCA "Young creators" scholarship program.