Joseph Alva is a New York City based photographer specializing in fashion, editorial and advertising photography.

He has worked with clients including B H Polo Club, LG, San & Soni, Exuvius, Gustto among others.

His images have been featured in international publications in Europe , Asia and the U.S such as Vanity Fair, SPIN, Village Voice, Scrapture and Mundo Magazine.

He attended Toulouse Lautrec Art Institute where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts and has since lived and worked in Sao Paulo, Madrid, Lisbon, Miami and New York City.

"With edgy, vibrant, and unconventional shots, he captures the ephemeral and pauses it for us, creating tensions and unsettling emotions. His photographs are superbly shot; he masters the lighting and composition of his forms and elements, commanding them in exciting directions. He couples perfectly balanced images with uniquely contrasted color combinations."
Bruno Ciurana, M Magazine