Danilo Hess was born in Colombia, Missouri. He moved to New York City to pursue a degree in photography at Fashion Institute of Technology. Upon graduation, Danilo began assisting photographers which confirmed his desire to shoot fashion. He currently works in both The United States and Asia.
Embracing the use of natural light, Danilo creates photographs that possess a cinematic quality. He explores the idea of sensual romanticism and the use of unsolved narratives. His images are thoughtfully planned and beautifully composed.
His work appears in the pages of L'Officiel, Elle, Marie Claire, Schon, and Cosmopolitan worldwide.