15 DECEMBER, 2017

ONE DAY WITH ALEXANDER KOZHIN

INTERNATIONAL FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER

Alexander Kozhin is an international  fashion photographer better known for his beautiful and creative backstage photography for best fashion designers, including Roberto Cavalli, John Galliano, Philipp Plein, and one of this favorites Zuhair Murad.   During the last years Alexander covers the most important Fashion weeks of the world, including: Russian Fashion week, Aurora Fashion week, Miami Fashion week and Milan Fashion week and finally I had the privilege of attending Haute Couture Paris Fashion week.

I love beauty and emotions.

 

John Galliano Paris Fashion Week SS17

Where is home?

I am From Minsk, Belarus

 

Tell us about our beginning in photography

Long time ago I took my father’s camera and asked him to show how it had worked.  It was fully manual USSR camera Tell me the story of the first show you went to My backstage passion started from Belarus Fashion week.  I was an official photographer of first Belarus Fashion week. It happened by accident.

Leonard Paris Fashion Week SS17

What has been your most memorable shooting and why?

My first Big show was in Paris. I’ve got an accreditation for Zuhair Murad show. And since then I collaborate with Mister Murad every season. It was almost three years ago.

Zuhair Murad Haute Couture SS17

What’s your favorite photo or backstage moment?

I’ve done many interesting and emotional pictures and cannot choose one. Almost all pictures what I am happy with I have done in Paris. Especially during Haute Couture.

Ulyana Sergeenko

What’s your dream backstage assignation?

I have photographed a lot of great shows during Haute Couture Paris Fashion week. But still there are some shows I want to attend such as Dior, Chanel, Valentino. Also I will be proud to be an official photographer of World Fashion weeks.  And I am looking forward to visit Dubai Fashion week.

Guo Pei Haute Couture SS17

What is your favorite image you have shot recently?

One of my favorite pictures has been published in Vogue Arabia recently.  It was a dynamic picture of Zuhair Murad with his models.

Ulyana Sergeenko FW2018

What advice do you have for somebody who wants to pursue photography?

Do what you love.  This is only thing that can bring satisfaction

Georges Hobeika_HauteCouture_SS2017

 

Antonio Grimaldi FW 2018

 

Georges Chakra_Haute Couture FW17

 

John Galliano Paris Fashion Week SS17

 

John Galliano Paris Fashion Week SS17

 

Zuhair Murad_Haute Couture_PFW_FW17

 

Zuhair Murad_Haute Couture_PFW_FW17

 

Zuhair Murad_Haute Couture_PFW_FW17

 

Zuhair Murad_Haute Couture_PFW_FW17

 

Ziad Nakad Haute Couture SS17-18

 

Zuhair Murad Haute Couture SS17