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Alkan Emin

Born in Canada and raised in Cyprus, Australia and Canada, Alkan Emin studied English, Art History and Theatre before becoming a fashion photographer 15 years ago.

Alkan lived in Beijing and Hong Kong before settling back in Toronto, where he keeps a busy schedule shooting for his North American, European and Asian editorial and advertising clients.

Alkan has been nominated for a National Magazine Award in Canada for Cover of the Year. He has also received a National Magazine nomination for portrait series of the year where he received an honorable mention.


  • Motorola
  • Jann Arden
  • Cadillac Fairview
  • George Canyon
  • Vogue Italia
  • Marie Claire (China and Paris)
  • Harpers Bazaar (China)
  • Elle (China)
  • Cosmopolitan (China)
  • Men’s Health (China)
  • Hello Magazine (Canada)
  • Men’s Folio
  • Dress to Kill magazine
  • One
  • Zink Magazine (Canada and US)
  • Clin d’oeil
  • Dorian
  • Zoomer
  • Design Scene
  • Kaltblut
  • OOB
  • Volt
  • Fantastics
  • Real Style
  • Illusionist Darcy Oake
  • Schon magazine