*Awarded 2017 Union City Artist Award : Excellence in Photography
Senior Staff Photographer for Oath ( Yahoo, Aol ) in New York ( 2009-Present)
As a senior member of the Creative team for Oath, Gino works on multiple projects across over 50 brands. Having served as Lead Photographer for BUILD Series from 2014-2017, Gino has photographed over 1,000 celebrities across Music, Film and Television. Prior to working on Build, Gino was Lead Photographer for AOL Music team from 2009-2013, shooting for all five music websites. Covered events like SXSW in Texas, CMJ Music Festival in NY and many more. Gino's work is published everyday, across multiple platforms.
Photography has always been his passion. Born in Hoboken, NJ and raised in the New York Metropolitan area. Minutes from Manhattan it was a great place to grow up. This is when his love for creating music, art and photography developed. He went on to start and played lead guitar in a band called DRAGPIPE which signed a major label deal with Interscope Records/ Universal Music Group in 2000. Releasing an album and video for the hit "Simple Minded". In 2004, after a few years of touring in the US and Europe in support of the record, DRAGPIPE broke up and Gino decided to devote all his time to Photography.
Gino currently live in New Jersey with his wife Tanya and daughter Giana.