Mert Alas

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Birthday
26, 1971
Birthplace
Turkey
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
26, 1971 (age 48)
Birthplace
Turkey

About

Fashion photographer known for being half of the group Mert and Marcus. They're known for photographing women and have been featured in magazines like Vogue and Numéro.

Before Fame

He met Marcus Piggott while partying in England and soon moved in together. Mert was working as a stylist, but started experimenting with photography when he and Marcus started dating.

Trivia

He studied at a classical music college in his native Turkey before he met Marcus, who is from Wales. His name, while spelled Mert, is pronounced "Maht."

Family Life

He's an only child. His father was an Air Force veteran and his mother had worked as a model in the 1960s.

Associated With

He has photographed many prominent celebrities including Miley Cyrus, who was seen kissing him after she broke up with Patrick Schwarzenegger in April of 2015.