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Mario is a Puerto Rican filmmaker & photographer based out of Brooklyn, NY. He fell in love with street photography the first time he picked up a camera, and hasn’t stopped shooting (or evolving) since. He has worked with Fania Records, Museo del Barrio, Discogs, Jameson, Remezcla, Tasting Table and the Caribbean Cultural Center and African Diaspora Institute. He has curated and directed teams of visual artists for the New York Latino Film Festival and Afro Latino Festival NYC. He has been resident documenter for nightlife events such as Rosa Perreo, Oriza, Vibras NYC, Que Bajo?! and has been published by Rolling Stone, Vibe, Complex, El Nuevo Día and Okay Africa, among others.