Alex Ember is an experience professional photographer who has worked with hundreds of clients in California & internationally for over 10 years. With a B.A. in photography from Stanford University, he specializes in international wedding, architecture & event photography, emphasizing natural light, vibrant color and dynamic geometry. He also has extensive experience in portraiture, product, and food photography, having been hired by companies such as Airbnb and various luxury brands on behalf of Gilt. His art has been published on multiple occasions in the New York Times.
I love adventure and meeting new people. The camera is my consistent license for exploring and creating new relationships. Learning to tell stories through still images has always been an engaging and rewarding practice that to me often feels like a higher language than words. Being an independent freelance photographer keeps life open, interesting and unexpected.
What types of shoots have you done and how did you make them special?
I have experience with everything from international weddings to portraits, product, event, architectural, food and art photography. My focus on natural lighting, positive attitude and love for adventure allow me to bring a collaborative spirit to make my shoots special.
Awards, honors, and recognitions received
Leo Holub Award in Photography form Stanford University
A fun fact about this photographer
I love producing art shows that feature visual work, music & plant based food to stimulate all the senses.