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Follow the Light, Chase the Music

"ALEXANDER, A MIGHTY PHOTOGRAPHER."
NEIL GAIMAN

 

ABOUT ME: 

Hi, I am Alexander Hallag, an internationally published photographer.
I am the photographer to do your job right. 
I am originally from Seattle and New York City respectively, but now currently reside in the lower North Island in New Zealand.

I am available to shoot a wide variety of photographic services.  Ranging from promotional photographs and or videos for bands to portraits for authors. 

I can create the right photograph for your album, commercial, and promotional needs.  

I have photographed many international musicians including: B.B. King, Black Sabbath, David BowieLeonard Cohen, Metallica, Nine Inch Nails, Siouxie Sioux, U2, and many others.

I have been traveling around New Zealand for the past few years, and have  created a collection of photographs that will be released in an upcoming book about the contemporary music scene. It has been released in January 2016 and met with a positive response from the music community.  It features New Zealand musicians such as Cairo Knife Fight, The Black Seeds, Dave Dobbyn, Lorde, Shihad, Six60, Shapeshifter, Tiki Tanne, and many others. 

PUBLICATIONS:

My photographs have appeared in various books and magazines including: The New York Times, JuxtapozArt and CultureInternational Tattoo ArtIndustrial NationDark Angel, Fears Magazine, Rip It UpThe FoldRed Bull Magazine NZMetro MagazineGroove Guide and
NZ Musician.

CLIENTS INCLUDE:

SIX60, Universal Music NZ, Cairo Knife Fight, Warner Brothers Records NZ, Devilskin, Head Like a Hole, Radio Hauraki, iHeart Radio, Penguin Books NZ, Random House NZ, Promise Keepers NZ, The 2013 Pacific Island Sports Awards, The Classic Hits Acoustic Church Tour, MTV, The New York Comic Book Museum, Invisible Records, Real Groovy, The Night of Misanthropy NYC, and the The Maryhill Winery Concert Series and many others

I have also photographed large scale productions such including
Rhythm and Vines 2014/2015 Staff Photographer, LollapaloozaWoodstock 94The New Zealand Vodafone Music Awards, The Big Day Out, APRA Silver Scrolls (behind the scenes), Homegrown
St. Jerome's Laneway, and The 2013 Pacific Island Sports Awards