Mario Testino

Photographer, other credits: Director, Model



Nationality: Peru
One of fashion's most sought-after snappers, Mario
Testino was born in 1954 in Lima, Peru. He came to
London in 1976, took a flat in an abandoned
hospital near Trafalgar Square, and began selling
portfolios (for £25, including hair and make-up) to
wannabe models. Today he is best known for his
highly polished, exotically bright ad campaigns and
his exquisitely styled photographs of the couture
scene all of which carry a deceptive air of

Now at the top of his profession, Testino has shot
Madonna for Versace as well as photographing the
late Diana, Princess of Wales for her famous Vanity
Fair cover in 1997. His popularity with designers
and fashion editors stems as much from his
professionalism and good nature as his unerring
ability to take beautiful pictures which sell clothes.
(Bio from website: http://www.mariotestino.us/)


Bulgari Spring 2016
Bulgari (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
My Burberry Fragrance 2016
Burberry (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
CH Carolina Herrera Eyewear Spring 2016
Carolina Herrera (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
Chanel Beauty Spring 2016
Chanel Beauty (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
Carolina Herrera Central Park Fragrances...
Carolina Herrera (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
Ciroc Blue Steel 2016
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
published: January 2016
Michael Kors Spring 2016 Collection Camp...
Michael Kors (Advertising)
published: Spring 2016
Carolina Herrera CH Men Privee Fragrance...
Carolina Herrera (Advertising)
published: January 2016
CH Carolina Herrera Fragrance 2016
Carolina Herrera (Advertising)
published: January 2016
Dolce & Gabbana Light Blue Fragrance 201...
Dolce & Gabbana (Advertising)
published: January 2016
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