Mario Alzate is a fashion and lifestyle photographer with a sophisticated and precise narrative, inspired by sensuality, clean aesthetics and the feminine form.
His unique portraits of top-notch artists such as Rosalía, J Balvin, Juanes, Chayanne, Sebastián Yatra, Juan Pablo Raba, and many more, have positioned his work in publications around the world.
He was born in Miami and raised in the city of Armenia, Colombia. He completed his design studies at ITESO in Guadalajara, Mexico, where he discovered his trade while learning analog and darkroom photography.
He then returned to Colombia to collaborate with renowned advertising and fashion photographers, which led him to continue his studies at the International Center of Photography in New York City.
Soon after, he moved back to Miami, where he currently resides and explores impressive aerial photography and art projects. His business partnerships with BMW, TAG Heuer, Falabella and Pantene, as well as with Cosmopolitan, Playboy, Forest Magazine, Lucy’s Magazine, Hunting & Living, Ocean Drive, Maxim, Esquire, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, among others, show a multifaceted work.