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About

Alexander Acosta is an Atlanta-based photographer & creative specializing in visual storytelling. Acosta is a professionally and academically trained photojournalist with more than 10+ years of professional experience in news/event coverage and portrait photography.

Acosta has extended his passion for photography by teaching photography workshops at the Showcase School. He also teaches elementary and middle school aged children at the Piedmont School.

Outside of photography, Acosta works with arts based organizations and non-profits to help build Atlanta’s creative community. He is the founding Executive Director and current Chairman of Soul Food Cypher.  This community arts nonprofit builds individuals and communities through the power of freestyle rap by hosting ‘cypher’ events, educational services and workshops throughout the country.