Darren Alexander is a professional corporate photographer based in Gauteng, South Africa. Specialising in the automotive, product, architectural and corporate portraiture industries, as well as in documenting events.
Darren was born in Penybout Wales on the 28th October 1965. He moved to London shortly after his birth and immigrated to South Africa with his parents when he was 10 years old.
After a year of studying engineering and completing two years of National military service, he decided to follow his passion for photography and moved into the photographic industry.
He started working as an assistant for established commercial photographers and film crews. He worked in many areas of photography, from car advertisements to magazine and book editorials. He was trained in all formats from large view film cameras to digital mediums.Darren has 27 years in the industry, 17 of these on his own. Darren maintains close relationships with his clients and prides himself on offering a high standard of personal service. Many of Darren’s current clientele have been using him for more than 10 years.
With over 30 years of experience, working for a wide variety of clients; from structured briefs to open artistry; with tight budgets and pressing deadlines, these have all assisted in sculpturing Darren’s technical skills, abilities and professional approach.