Joseph V. DiOrio is an award-winning commercial photographer who specializes in equine images, portraiture and wedding photography. He is a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and Florida Professional Photographers (FPP). He has won many awards and merits for his work at state level competition.
For more than three decades, DiOrio has covered major racing events including the Kentucky Derby, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup. He has dedicated his talents to photographing horses in the mornings on the backside as well as in action-packed races. DiOrio’s work has been featured on the covers and pages of books as well as many major publications including Horsephotos.com, Daily Racing Form (DRF), Racing Post (Europe),The Blood-Horse, Thoroughbred Times, and Florida Horse.
When not shooting horses, DiOrio delves into another aspect of his artistic vision—revealing portraits which display the inner personality of those he photographs. His sensitivity and skills are especially evident in the creative photography he uses to capture the essence of individuals during one of the most momentous occasions in their lives– their wedding day.
Nothing escapes his discerning eye including children and beautiful scenery and landscapes.