Carlos G Maier – Began his career as a photographer in Germany, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing communications and design. He moved to New York City and worked for major European and U.S. advertising agencies. He created television work for such clients as Mercedes-Benz, AT&T, the Wall Street Journal, IBM, Jägermeister, Siemens and the Philadelphia 76ers. He earned top industry awards, and a selection of his work has been included in the permanent collection of the Library of Congress. He has a passion for filmmaking and has produced several short films. His latest project, Rodeo de Galisteo, was selected to be part of the 2008 Santa Fe international Film Festival.