DAVID “DAVE” or "SAL" SALAFIA is a sports & fitness and lifestyle photographer and director based out of Boston and LA. His body of work is the result of personal projects and collaborations with such clients as Adidas, Puma, Under Armour, Lululemon, Reebok, Bowflex, Unilever, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Amazon.
His work has been recognized by Graphis, Photo District News, Communication Arts and was recently voted one of Luzers Archive 200 Best Advertising Photographers Worldwide.
When not on set Dave is probably at home attempting to play guitar, cooking something Italian, roasting coffee beans in his backyard or hanging with his wife Laura and his two boys Jack and Daniel.
ADIDAS // AMAZON // UNDER ARMOUR // LULULEMON // PUMA // REEBOK // WHOOP // GARMIN // BAUER HOCKEY // BOWFLEX // DOVE MEN CARE // UNILEVER // JOHNSON & JOHNSON // ASICS // NEW BALANCE // ELEVEN BY VENUS WILLIAMS // BOSE // DICK’S SPORTING GOODS // PROGRESSIVE INSURANCE // FOOTLOCKER // SPOTIFY // ESPN MAGAZINE // SHAPE // MEN’S JOURNAL // RUNNER’S WORLD // FORTUNE // ENTREPRENEUR
2020 LURZER'S ARCHIVE 200 BEST AD PHOTOGRAPHERS WORLDWIDE
2019 LURZER'S ARCHIVE 200 BEST AD PHOTOGRAPHERS WORLDWIDE
2018 LURZER'S ARCHIVE 200 BEST AD PHOTOGRAPHERS WORLDWIDE
2018 COMMUNICATION ARTS PHOTO ANNUAL WINNER
2018 GRAPHIS ADVERTISING ANNUAL