Alex John Beck is a creative director, photographer, and digital journalist born and raised in London, and educated in Washington, DC and New York City.

Alex started his career working on commercial photography campaigns, designing art books, and working with international NGOs.

Now based between Europe and the United States, Alex John Beck explores stories related to technology, history, style, and photography, using all types of media.

Though he's still looking for an analog print lab in Amsterdam, alex has a master's degree in digital innovation and is a lifelong tinkerer and autodidact. His Github commit graph is mostly pale green / svelte.


  • 4AD
  • Barney's
  • Bonobos
  • Christie's
  • Cole Haan
  • Dermalogica
  • GQ Style
  • H&M
  • Interview Magazine
  • Lampoon
  • Levi's
  • Nordstrom
  • Office Magazine
  • Oribe
  • Ralph Lauren
  • SWIRE Property
  • The Norwegian Refugee Council
  • The Times of London
  • Tommy hilfiger
  • US vogue
  • Universal Records
  • XL Recordings
  • conde nast
  • oxfam
  • piaggio EU
  • revlon
  • rolex
  • uniqlo

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    • Q Who are you?

    • Q Where are you from?

    • Q Why do you do this work?

    • Q How did you get started?

    • Q What cameras do you use?

    • Q What's your day like?

    • Q How do you work on location?

    • Q Why are you interested in Data?

      A Images are data... etc (re: Trevor Paglen @ Barbican)

    • Q What music do you play on set?

    • Q Can I use any of these pictures from the site?

      Kind of. All of the photographs on this website can be used under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA) license.