Maximo Morrone has spent 20 years working on both sides of the camera.
Originally from Argentina, Maximo was discovered on the beach in California and went on to model around the world for such brands as Diesel Jeans, Versace, Valentino, and Dolce & Gabbana.
His career continued as an actor on Fox, CSI Miami, and a Budweiser Super Bowl commercial, among other dramatic roles.
Today, Maximo lives in Santa Barbara County, CA, practicing his photography in the form of headshots, pet portraits, family portraits, weddings, and real estate. Maximo uses the experience he gained as a model and actor to photograph others. He is known for his relaxed ease and innate ability to capture beautiful, authentic portraits of his clientele.
“Maximo made my photo shoot easy and fun. His empathy and good nature relaxed me and his skill ensured that I got numerous incredible shots to choose from. I have received more compliments on his photos than I can count.”
– Erin Jourdan
“After shooting with many photographers, Maximo is the only one I trust to shoot flawless headshots. He is comfortable and fun to work with, gives great direction and ALWAYS captures my personality.”
– Megan Griffey
“Maximo is a phenomenal photographer. I’ve worked with top photographers on assignments worldwide. I’ve met no photographer who has a better eye, a more gorgeous sense of composition, or a faster trigger finger than Maximo – essential. Maximo has a tremendous natural rapport with everyone he meets; it’s so easy to relax & shine with such an engaging, sincere, witty, kind, and personable photographer directing the shoot. A rare combination indeed. Maximo brings out the beauty in everyone he meets.”
– Catherine Gallegos