Painting, photography, cinematography--Mr. Figueroa was a man who studied and mastered it all and went on to become of the cinema's most influential cinematographers.
A simple Google Image Search alone will show you just how powerful and simply beautiful his work was.
Mr. Figueroa worked on countless Mexican films--and some Hollywood films as well. Did you know that he was Director of Photography (DP) on The Night of the Iguana?
to learn more about Mr. Figueroa and his awesome work.