The Visual Chronicles of Alex Frings

I’m a photographer and cinematographer located in Byron Bay, Australia. I like photographing & filming all things beautiful… especially in and around the ocean.

If you would like to purchase prints, license any of my photographs or video, say hello or ask me a question, please contact me here or via email:

A selected range of artworks can be purchased as acrylic face mounts, white wooden shadow box frame, acrylic art blocks and rolled prints. Click here to browse artworks.

New handcrafted artworks

Acrylic Float Frame in situ

It’s been a while.

I have been absent, I know. What a bloody old mess.
Not sure where to start or what to say.
This is no way of treating you.
The Pinnacle of abandonment.
I do not expect you to still be here.

If you are… l e t  m e  k n o w.


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Morning Glory

Lucky Number 3

Morning Dance

Mullumbimby Storm

New Resin Blocks

I’ve spent some time perfecting these beauties over the last year and I’m finally very very happy with the outcome. This is the first resin block of a new series available for sale. Winter Waves of Byron, 200x130mm on rose wood, $88.00 + shipping. Email me on to secure it. I’ll be posting heaps more over the next few weeks so stay tuned.

The Storm Print


Last Light

The Happiness Machine

I know it’s been quite on here the last few weeks but I haven’t really felt inspired to get in the water, until today. Tasty waves with good mates all day long… a winter’s day to remember. Johnny Abegg inside the happiness machine.

It’s cold.

But the anticipation of what may lie behind those trees keeps us going.

Rainbow Protection Shield.

Mt Warning Base Camp

Soul Slide

Josie Prendergast sliding into the last wave of the day at the end of day 4 of our McTavish shoot.


As the sun sets a big day of shooting for McTavish Surf comes to an end. #mctavish #byronbay #stefanjose #alexfringsphoto

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Mentawai Sunset

The girls at Togat Nusa coming back from another dreamy sunset surf.