Barbara Lehnebach was born in Santiago, Chile in the year 1984.
She obtained the Licentiate of Fine Arts at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, where she focused in site-specific art- installations.
During her university years, she developed her passion for photography while working as an assistant to the photographer Patricia Novoa.
In 2009 she decided to study in Germany to further develop her skills in photography at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW), with the photographers Vincent Kohlbecher and Ute Mahler as mentors.
After finishing his studies, he worked for 5 years in Peru as a communications specialist in different programs making videos and photographs for social and environmental development.
Since 2018 she works as a freelance photographer in Berlin.