Dan Santoni - Photography Services


Dan has worked on two Academy Award winning films: The Golden Compass and Life Of Pi.

Dan also won an Emmy Award in 2015 for his work on Game of Thrones, Season 5 with Rhythm & Hues Studios, an Oscar-winning character animation, visual effects and design studio.


For nearly 25 years, Dan has found great success working in: studio portraiture, conceptual and editorial photography, publicity shots, celebrity, and on-set photography.Dan Santoni - Emmy Award

His work has graced the pages of many international publications, such as: Guitar World, Metal Edge, Strings Magazine, Sound on Sound, Mix Magazine, Runway, and Imago magazines.

His photography portfolio includes work with notable celebrities such as: Zack Ward, director John Carpenter, producer Sandy King Carpenter, Margaret Cho, Kelly Hu, members of Fishbone and Coal Chamber, Skinny Puppy, KMFDM, Ohgr, David Vincent, Sybil Danning, Scott Weiland (RIP), and many more. Visit Dan’s Client List for a snapshot of his clientele.

Dan is tech savvy, and works in post as well. Tools: Photoshop, After Effects, Capture One, Adobe In Design, as well various 3d, compositing, and editing programs.

He is also renowned for his for his stunning live and studio photography of:

  • Bands and musicians
  • Celebrities
  • Stage, film and screen performers
  • Media and film industry professionals
  • Writers, producers and more!

Dan is also available for engagement and wedding photography and photo shoots with pets and animals.

Please contact Dan for more information on booking his photography services.

CG/Post Production

Dan began work in computer graphics and post production in 1994. He has been working in post production for approximately twenty years.

Productions include: Land of the Lost, Cabin in the Woods, The Incredible Hulk, Minority Report, The Vampire’s Apprentice, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Star Trek Voyager, as well as many others.

He has also provided on-set FX supervision on various music videos.

Tools include: Nuke, Cinema 4D, Avid, Maya, After Effects, Houdini, Adobe Premiere, and in the past, Soft Image.

Art Direction (On Set)

Dan began work on set as an art director, props master, and on set stills photographer in 1994. His first assignment was on the film After the Game, as assistant props master and stills photographer. Later, he went on to become art director and production designer on various independent films and cable shows, such as ESPN’s “Portraits of Courage”, History Channel’s Rivals, A&E’s Biography, and more.

Pre Production

Dan has also had past experience in pre-production working for Pixel Liberation Front on Minority Report, as well as various independent productions including a project for Syd Mead.

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