FEATURE ARTIST - ALEKSANDAR JASON

May 30, 2015

FEATURE ARTIST - ALEKSANDAR JASON


Aleksandar is an incredibly talented photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. Aleks specialized in a wide range of styles and shoots for a diverse range of clients. Photography has always been apart of his life; from the early days of touring with artists to recently shooting campaigns for the Victorian Government. We grabbed 5 with the talented lense wrangler and asked him a few questions. Have a squiz below .. 


 


What is your worst habit?

Road rage… my girlfriend hates traveling with me and many others :(

When did you last cry?

Oooooooooo well I will not say :’)



What do you fear most?

MAGPIES!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What is your guiltiest pleasure?

Eating over 100 olives a day? Is that bad for my blood?

What is something that you are embarrassed to admit you love?

CATS and Olivesss

What's your most embarrassing moment?

Yannis from FOALS asking me to “Get the fuck out” of the pit during his set at Palace Theatre

What was your first job?

Good ol KFC!! The chef that got paid 6$ p.hour!! made 36 bucks after a 6hour shift!!!!



When did you realise you had a flair for your current skill?

Just having people believe in you and showing their support

What has been your biggest break/accomplishment, to date?

Hard to choose! Every year has its moments and accomplishments. As long as I have a new goal every month I know I'm on the right track!

What is the best advice you have ever received?

So many to choose from but I remember when I was younger and working as a cleaner (yep a cleaner) at a large company. The big boss mentioned to me while a little chat “Never work for free, no matter who your client is because they dont.”

If you had not pursued your current career, what do you think you would be doing?

I would have loved to be an archaeologist

What is your favourite book/magazine?

VICE!!! Even better that I shoot a few things for them :)



Who is you’re your favourite band/musical artist?

FOALS

What is your favourite movie?

“Beyond The Pines”

What question are you most commonly asked?

How long did it take to grow your beard…

What annoys you?

Shit drivers!

What are three things that people do not know about you?

1. I cried in the Notebook

2. I love Seafood

3. I cant swim



What attribute of yourself are you most happy with/proud of?

The ability to be awkward

Do you have a secret skill/party trick?

Grow a beard in 2 weeks haha

22. What are you excited for in the future?

We need hoverboards!!!

Who has been your favourite client to work with?

VICE magazine!

If you could give on piece of advice to someone possibly wanting to do what you do, what would that be?

“Never give up trying”

When did you first hear about DVNT?

Few of my buddies across Australia wear DVNT !!! I'm happy to have worked with them!



Follow Aleksandar HERE.


 

 




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