In 2002 Marcos Cruz obtained an advertising degree at Inscape Design, he went straight to work as a designer in one of Joburg's top advertising agencies. He soon relocated to Cape Town where he worked on international and local commercials with some of the world's leading commercial directors.
In 2008 Marcos turned his attention to his first love photography and photographed campaigns for DSTV, Microsoft, MTV Europe, South African Tourism. In the same year he took home Sony Profoto awards in the Fashion and Still life categories, he currently shoots for many fashion houses around the world and his work has been seen in publication across the globe.
Clients and Publications: MTV Noise, Proximus (Mobile network in Europe), Miss Lolas jeans, Lolas Closet, Netherlands Board of Tourism, Eastern Cape Development Corporation, Amnesty International, Vodacom, MTN, Coca Cola, C&A, JBC, Doctors Without Boarders, Blue Connect Poland, Seef, Citroen, Skoda, Nemiroff Vodka, South African Tourism, DSTV, Mzanzi magic, Vuzu TV, Cosmopolitan magazine, Seventeen magazine, OK! magazine, LA Times... Portraits include: Mr Nelson Mandela, Alf Kumalo, SA actors Frank Rautenbach, Neels van Jaarsveld, Carl Beukes, American Hollywood actors Ryan Phillippe, Malin Akerman, Taylor Kitsch, Musicians Marcos Hernandez, Judith Sephuma, The Parlotones, Freshlyground, Sportsman Dr Khumalo, Playboys Tracy McGregor, British actors and TV personalities Samantha and Mark Womack, Emma Crosby