After graduating from Florida State University with a double major in Finance and Entrepreneurship, Mario went on to earn his Photographic Masters and Imaging Excellence Degree. Being a fourth generation photographer, Mario along with his brothers currently run one of the largest photographic studios in the country, photographing nearly 300 high end events each year including countless destination wedding all over the world.
In addition to several Wedding Album & Wedding Image 1st Place wins at the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) International Print Competition, he current has also received the coveted title of Diamond Photographer Of the Year again in 2020 and will be representing the United States for a second time in the World Photographic Cup later this year in Rome, Italy.
Mario along with his brothers love to share their passion and insight with photographers from all over the country. Learning the craft from his father, who learned from his father before him, he relishes in the the dynamics of the family business and believes that photography is way more than just capturing images with a technical skill set. It's about evoking emotion and eliciting his clients' genuine personality for each and every photo. In his spare time, Mario loves traveling the world and enjoying time at home with his beautiful wife and two daughters.