Over the last 25+ years, thousands of her photographs have appeared in leading entertainment magazines and new media outlets around the world. Many of those – including classic mags Hit Parader, Circus and Metal Edge- have recognized her contributions by naming her Staff Photographer. During her career, her work has generated over 170 magazine covers.
From AC/DC to Rob Zombie, Annamaria has experienced and documented countless unique photo opportunities. She is also credited in the prestigious IMDb (Internet Movie Database) for her involvement with films. Additionally she has worked as the still photographer on hundreds of music videos.
Educated at UCLA, with a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts, and graduate study in Advertising Design at the Art Center of Design in Pasadena, CA. She enjoys lecturing on her photographic knowledge and experiences, including several appearances at UCLA.
A world traveler who will take any opportunity to go scuba diving with sharks in Australia or climb glaciers in South America’s Patagonia, Annamaria’s adventurous spirit is reflected in everything she does. A tireless advocate for both children and animal charities, her drive and determination continue to present new challenges for her to conquer.
Please visit www.disantophoto.com for examples.