Danilo was born and raised in Naples, Italy. After graduating from the local Royal Academy of Fine Arts, he moved to New York City and assisted several top photographers in the industry. A few years later he began shooting on his own. He now lives in Italy and continues to travel world wide shooting for various international publications such as The New York Times, The Telegraph and Elle. His work has also appeared in Ten Magazine, Dazed and Confused, Wallpaper*, W Magazine, Vanity Fair and Vogue UK amongst others and it has been exhibited in several shows in the United States as well as in Europe.