Paul Alexander's remarkable capability to create stunning "on-the-fly" portraiture comes from having had the privilege of working with some of our generation's brightest stars and executing global advertising campaigns for international brands such as Miller Beer, Bacardi, Coca Cola, Motorola and Jack Daniels.
Paul's work has been seen in L'Uomo Vogue, HELLO!, Vogue Sport, British ELLE, Cosmopolitan, Maxim, Zoomer and Vogue UK. His portrait work has been included in Kodak's top 500 rock photographs and was published in a book entitled "Love Letters to the South" in association with the American Red Cross & Habitat for Humanity. Paul was a season's judge on "Canada's Next Top Model" and has recently returned from a 2 month assignment in Amsterdam where he filmed the new hit television series, "I Can Make You a Supermodel".
“I love his work, his photographs have life, spirit and a beautiful aesthetic.”
Shane Carter - PresidentSony Music Canada
“Paul has the rare capacity to inject enthusiasm, the subject is always transmitting happiness and joy… a rare attitude.”
Carlo Ducci - Features DirectorItalian Vogue
“He is a creative force in lifestyle, beauty and celebrity photography.”
Julia Perry - Vice President20th Century Fox Publicity
“His photos live and breathe.”
Tyson A. Parker - Vice PresidentUniversal Music Canada
“I felt bloody knackered simply watching Paul work. The energy he creates is incredible and on top of that he’s a blinding bloke.”
Guy Moore - Senior Creative DirectorLeo Burnett London
“Paul knows how to work with people. A very special ability, for very special images.”
Gianluca Cantaro - Managing EditorL’Uomo Vogue Magazine Italy
“It’s a sincere pleasure working with Paul’s energy and passion.”
Greg Plowe - International Marketing DirectorSABMiller
“All of his subjects from Beyonce to Christopher Plummer just adore him.”
Suzanne Boyd - Editor in ChiefZoomer Magazine
“Whether it’s a CEO or a supermodel, Paul captures every subject with gusto, passion and emotion.”
Julia Menassa - Art BuyerTBWA-Chiat-Day New York
ON A PERSONAL NOTE ...
"After 25 years of shooting professionally, I still feel like a kid in a candy store.
Though I currently call Toronto home, I have lived, worked and still maintain industry contacts in New York, Milan, Paris, Rome, Vienna, Athens, Los Angeles, Cape Town, Miami and London.
My art has allowed me to travel the world and live in many different cultures and through these experiences, I have come to work, play and forge lifelong friendships with some truly incredible people.
This has helped me to understand that life is a beautiful and complex balance of living, loving, learning and most importantly, laughing. In work, I respect my clients' wishes, deadlines, budgets and vision, ensuring a seamless professional working relationship in which any goals can be achieved.
In life, I respect those who have honor and integrity. People who speak the truth and are not afraid of being themselves, but mostly, I respect those who try to understand others. By doing this, we all make the world a more beautiful place for trying...
I hope you enjoyed the site."