Alejandro is an award winning life/water cinematographer and has more than 20 years of worldwide traveling and filming experience.
Learned skills from legendary Jack McCoy and later teamed up with renown director Taylor Steele to shot the most renowned films of surfing / life / culture like Sipping Jet Streams, Castles in the Sky and Missing.
He shot 10 foot waves in freezing cold waters of Alaska for Mountain Dew. Filmed in the famous hit surfing video 360 for Samsung in Tahiti, for an organization that builds water pumps in the middle of central Ethiopia, climbed mountains in Ruanda to document the Gorila's in extintion just to name a few. Corona in Mexico made the classics "From where you'd rather be" with him because his organic, fresh way of filming.
He has also produced, shot and edit numerous TV shows for international networks.
From his producing, filming and watercinematoghraphy, to the logistical knowledge and legitimate surf style he creats, Alejandro makes every production a true work of Art.
He knows places, he knows characters. He knows how to shoot.
-100 Wells for Ethiopia’ 2014 Halo Award: Best Message – Focused Campaign – Chicago
– ‘Missing’ 2014 Nikon Surf Movie of the year.
– ‘Castles in the Sky’ Most Visionary Documentary / 2010 Maui Film Festival
– ‘Castles in the Sky’ Best cinematography Surfer Poll Awards 2010
– ‘Sipping jetstreams’ Best Cinematography at the 2007 Sundance X-Dance film festival.