One of the most sought-after photographers in the fashion industry, Mert Alas, was born in 1971 in Istanbul. His interest in glossy magazines appeared quite early. Merta’s father was a military pilot. Undoubtedly, the mother, who was a model in the 1960s, influenced the hobbies of the young man.
In 19 years, Alas went to the UK. In London, he studied the language and found a job as a stylist. His journey in photography began after meeting Markus Piggott in 1994. A fateful meeting took place at one of the photo shoots, which marked the beginning of a creative duet. They had a lot in common in their biography, professional preferences and hobbies. The guys rented the attic of an abandoned warehouse and equipped a small studio. Continue reading
You are a good photographer, or at least you think so. You have several years of experience. You started out as an amateur, but then gradually discovered that you can translate your passion into a professional field and get good money for your work. Continue reading