Alex Pitt has a diverse background, starting with visual effects for feature films, such as Stargate; Waterworld; The Crow and The Long Kiss Goodnight, among others.

In the mid 1990s, he moved into panoramic photography shooting 360 degree images around the world for Microsoft Encarta; Discovery Channel and Paramount Pictures. During this time his work took him to five continents and ten countries, and over twenty five cities.

In 2000 and 2001, Mr. Pitt was the lead editor on Debbie Allen's profile series "Cool Women." During this time, he also, produced and shot a segment about primatologist, Biruté Galdikas in Borneo, Indonesia. Additionally he edited for National Geographic Today.

In 2002, Mr. Pitt returned to still photography and video, working for Discovery Channel, FIFA, The Los Angeles Music Center, Paramount Pictures and New Line Cinema.

Alex continues to work as a shooter, but has also moved into time lapse photography, recently having produced the time lapse video of the restoration of The Hollywood Sign. This video was featured on the NBC Nightly News, ABC's World News Now and is featured on The Los Angeles Times Photo Blog. It is in these time lapse projects that Mr. Pitt is able to best utilize his diverse skills.

   

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ABC News

BBC 3 Television
CBS Television
Corbis
Discovery Channel
The Walt Disney Corporation
DreamWorks Records
Fox Searchlight
General Motors
The Guardian
Hilton Hotels 
Image Bank
Los Angeles Dodgers  
Los Angeles Music Center 
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Los Angeles Times


MGM Television
Microsoft, Corp.
New Line Cinema
Paramount Pictures 
Ritz-Carlton Hotels
Scientific American
Skirball Cultural Center
Sony Pictures
The Learning Channel
Trailer Park

W Hotel
The Wall Street Journal
Warner Bros. Studios

Zuma Press