Juan Manuel Barrero Bueno is a Colombian filmmaker and photography technologist.
He graduated in Film and Photography technologist from UNITEC in Bogotá. He has worked in video, product photography, travel photography, and photojournalism throughout Colombia with Press Agency, COLPRENSA.
Barrero has developed projects for OXFAM, GTZ, DIAKONIA, USAID, ACDIVOCA and has worked with the United Nations (UN) and its various offices, programs, and organizations in Colombia (UHNCR, WFP, PMA, UNDP, UNFPA, OCHA). He has also collaborated with international news agencies, including Reuters, EFE, AFP, AP, in Colombia.
Currently, Barrero lives in Medellín, where he work to "La Comisión de la Verdad" in the Antioquia area and Eje Cafetero region, develop video projects about the victims of the Colombian conflict.