You Should Know: Ponyboy Magazine's Alexander Thompson

by guestofaguest · October 7, 2014

Alexander Thompson

Alexander Thompson is a fashion, portraiture, and music photographer, as well as the founder and editor of Ponyboy Magazine, a vintage-inspired magazine featuring men's and women's fashion editorials, as well as culture, photography, and music. Alexander's impressive portfolio features portraits of Stella Rose Saint Clair, Tyler Rix, Anh Duong, Simon Doonan, and more. Furthermore, his editorials have been featured in V, TimeOut NY, Nylon, Paper, BlackBook, Rolling Stone, amongst others. Judging from the photos taken at our shoot, Mr. Thompson is committed to his personal style - we were obsessing over his look for hours! Get to know the fashionable Mr. Thompson....

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Occupation: Photographer/Editor Instagram/Twitter: @ponyboymagazine

"Sink or swim or bottoms up!"

Alexander Thompson Questionnaire

What do you actually do all day? Shoot, edit, retouch, layout... in the sun.

Favorite song growing up? The Clash's cover of "Brand New Cadillac."

My biggest secret is... I eat and drink way too much. Perhaps it's not a secret actually.

Why do you live in NYC? Where else??

Uber, Taxi, Subway or Citi Bike? Jet Plane.

My motto is... Sink or swim. Or bottom's up!

My alter ego is... Pony Curtis.

The last drink I had was... I live for Dark-n-Stormys!

My secret crush is... Brigitte Bardot or Catherine Deneuve.

What was your first job? I don't work.

Coming from? Going to? Nashville. Memphis.

What is your favorite work of art? Vintage photography. Dick Avedon was the best.

Who should we know? The Mrs and I started a vintage inspired online fashion site... Check it out!