Daniel Camargo was born in Sorocaba, Brasil. In 2005 he joined the John Cranko school and graduated in 2009. He was a student of the famous russian teacher Peter Pestov.
In the season 2009/10 Daniel Camargo was taken into the Stuttgart Ballet’s Corps de ballet. After his excellent debut in the role of Basilio in Maximiliano Guerra’s Don Quijote he became Soloist at the beginning of the season 2012/13.One season later he has been promoted to Principal Dancer. Daniel joined the Dutch National Ballet as a Principal dancer in 2016.
In October 2009 he was awarded the European Most Promising Award by the European Foundation for Culture.
In the season 2010/11 he won the German Dance Price Future. In 2011 he participated at the competition for the Erik Bruhn Prize in Toronto, Canada and won the Audience Choice.
In 2017 he was nominated for among the best dancers of the year in international stages, receiving the Positano price in Italy. In 2018 Daniel was nominated for the Prix Benois de la dance.
Daniel has Performed with several Ballet Companies as The Stuttgart Ballet, The Australian Ballet, The Het National Ballet,The Czech National Ballet, The Tokyo Ballet and The Marrinsky Theater.