For over 25 years, Dan has found success working in studio portraiture, conceptual and editorial photography, publicity and head shots, celebrity photography, and on-set photography.

His work has been featured on People Magazine’s website, and in Runway Magazine, Revolver, Guitar World, Metal Hammer Magazine, Metal Edge, Strings, Sound on Sound, Mix, and Imago magazines.

His photography portfolio includes work with:

Danielle Harris, Susan Noelle Slaughter, Jon Mack, 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, and many more. Visit Dan’s Client List for a snapshot of his clientele.


Now accepting bookings for:

  • Celebrity and musician sessions
  • Editorial and publicity
  • Beauty and fashion
  • Head shots and portraits
  • Models and performers
  • Fitness and lifestyle
  • Pet photography
  • Projects for animal-focused nonprofits

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

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

Dan’s awards also include projects with Rhythm & Hues Studios, an Academy Award-winning character animation, visual effects and design studio.

2018 Game of Thrones – Emmy Winner, Outstanding Special Visual Effects
2018 Lost in Space – Emmy Nominated, Outstanding Special Visual Effects
2016 The Walking Dead – Emmy Nominated, Outstanding Special Visual Effects
2015-16 Game of Thrones – Emmy Winner, Outstanding Special Visual Effects

Dan Santoni - Emmy Award, Game of Thrones


Reel includes: Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Life of Pi, Percy Jackson II, Lost in Space, X-Files, The Mist