Alex Farnum (b. 1979) is a still photographer and film director based in California. Heavily influenced by the natural surrounding, his aesthetic is cinematically rich in color and detail with a graphic perspective on composition. His personal work reflects a continuing interest in documenting objects and places of importance and using storytelling to bring these topics up for discussion. His commercial work expresses his attraction to the love we have for one another as humans and the symbiotic relationship we share with nature, ourselves and our community.
Alex has worked with ad agencies from all over the world including BBDO, Y&R, BBH, Grey, Digitas, Arnold, Cheil, Hill Holliday, McGarry Bowen, GSD&M, Venables Bell & Partners, Butler, Shine & Stern, FCB, and Colle Mcvoy. He has shot campaigns for GOOGLE, Samsung, Hilton, Westin Resorts, REEBOK, Bank of America, Chase, GE, Blue Cross, Microsoft, Jack Daniels, Blue Moon and EBAY.