Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott are a British photography duo who have been working together since the late 1990s. They are best known for their fashion photography, which has appeared in magazines such as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, and W Magazine.
Mert Alas was born in Turkey in 1971 and moved to London at the age of 16. He studied photography at the London College of Printing and began his career as a fashion photographer in the early 1990s. He has worked with some of the world's top fashion designers, including Alexander McQueen, Dolce & Gabbana, and Versace.
Marcus Piggott was born in England in 1971 and studied photography at the University of Westminster. He began his career as a fashion photographer in the mid-1990s and has since worked with some of the world's top fashion designers, including Gucci, Prada, and Louis Vuitton.
Together, Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott have become one of the most sought-after photography duos in the world. Their work is characterized by its bold use of color and light, often featuring models posed against dramatic backdrops or landscapes. They have shot campaigns for some of the world's biggest brands, including Dior, Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, and Yves Saint Laurent. In addition to their commercial work, they have also produced several books featuring their photographs.