Gabriela Zamorano Villarreal is a professor-researcher at the Center for Anthropological Studies at El Colegio de Michoacán and a member of the National System of Researchers in Mexico. Her current research project compares the production and circulation of photographic and audiovisual images related to indigenous peoples in Mexico and Bolivia. Her publications include Indigenous Media and Political Imaginaries in Contemporary Bolivia (University of Nebraska Press, 2017), Ethnographies of 'on Demand' Films: Anthropological Explorations of Commissioned Audiovisual Productions, co-edited with Alex Vailati (Palgrave-Macmillan 2021) and the De Frente al Perfil. Racial Portraits of Frederick Starr, co-edited with Deborah Poole (Colmich, 2012). He directed the documentary Archivo Cordero on the photographic archive of Julio Cordero, one of the most relevant in Bolivia. His academic work is nourished by curatorial activities in photography and film, and personal photography and video projects.