He was born on 24th March 1960 in Slovakia. Tono Stano studied the Secondary school of applied arts in Bratislava in 1975–1979. Then, in 1986 he finished the School of Film, Photography and Television (FAMU) in Prague. Since 1986 he works as an independent art photographer. He lives with his family in Prague.
Photographer Tono Stano’s name is now a world-renowned brand. He became famous primarily thanks to his monochrome female nudes, celebrity portraits as well as advertising and applied photography. His photographs are favourite with private collectors, and they also constitute a part of a number of public collections both in the Czech Republic and abroad. He has arranged many solo and group exhibitions on prestigious exhibition premises all over the world. The work of Tono Stano has been published in several monographs.