Federico Estol is Uruguayan photographer, who graduated from the Politechnic University of Cataluña, Barcelona. He specializes in field work in rural areas. He is currently working on social projects with the Programa Uruguay Integra and as a freelance photojournalist for local media. He has participated in exhibitions and festivals in Uruguay, Argentina, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands and the United States. The Treasure Island is his third published photobook after Fiestas del Uruguay and Hello Montevideo. He has received several awards, grants and scholarships. Recently honoured with the first place at the rural-urban category in the Latin American Photography Award 2012 granted by René Burri (Magnum Photos) and the Latin American Photobook award by the Photography Center of Montevideo 2013.