International fashion photographer Donna DeMari brings her fashion aesthetic and intimate style to Equine Photography. DeMari who has been photographing horses for more than two decades is currently available for private shoots and equine commissions. Her images grace the walls and windows of Ralph Lauren stores across the globe from New York to Paris, Sydney to Seoul, Great Britain to Bangkok and beyond.
Her horse photographs have been described as both haunting and ethereal yet contemporary and she has been called the world's greatest horse photographer by the former CEO of Anthropologie.
DeMari became the first woman to shoot the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.Having photographed fashion for over 30 years she has worked for such publications as Italian Vogue, French Marie Claire, British Vogue, and British Elle. Other clients include Anthropologie, Neiman Marcus, Natori, and WWD Intimates. She is represented by the Staley Wise Gallery in New York as well as Jeanne Chisholm Gallery in Wellington, Palm Beach, Fla.
DeMari has shown her work in numerous exhibitions and has published six books of photographs, her most recent and first solo book on the life of her beloved labrador retrievers, "Luke and Forrest My Saviors, My Salvation" ( Willowcreek Press) won an IPPY Gold Medal Award for Outstanding Book of 2013. Other books include"Holy Personal", "Sparks", "Eros and Equus" (Willowcreek Press), "Heartbeat for Horses" (Willowcreek Press) and Riding Barranca all collaborations with renowned author Laura Chester.
She has been photographing horses for more than two decades, the result of a love affair with horses that began at the age of four. She was interviewed for Equestrian Life's program "For the Love of Horse" which aired on HRTV equestrianlife.com.
She has had major features in the top equine magazines including Equestrian Living Magazine, The Competitive Equestrian, Equestrian Culture and Arthorse Magazine.