Jon Bon Jovi turns photographer as he holidays in St Barts

Are those for your new album Shirtless Jon Bon Jovi turns photographer as he holidays in St Barts

He”s already proved himself talented in the acting and musical departments.

But perhaps Jon Bon Jovi is hiding another talent that we don”t know about – photography.

Holidaying on the French Caribbean island of St Barts, the 49-year-old rocker decided to capture the scenery on his Canon digital SLR camera.

Happy days: Jon Bon Jovi strolls along the beach in St Barts taking photographs with his Canon digital SLR camera

Happy days: Jon Bon Jovi strolls along the beach in St Barts taking photographs with his Canon digital SLR camera

Looking happy to be relaxing in the Caribbean, the Bon Jovi frontman strolled along the beach topless.

After hiking up a hill to get a good view of the vista, Bon Jovi decided to do some exercises.

Putting his camera on a bench, he started doing push-ups under the warm sunshine.

What a great view: Bon Jovi takes a photo of the stunning St Barts landscape

What a great view: Bon Jovi takes a photo of the stunning St Barts landscape

Gotcha! Bon Jovi saw the funny side of being photographed and snapped back

Gotcha! Bon Jovi saw the funny side of being photographed and snapped back

And when he spotted a paparazzo taking photos of him, he laughed and jokingly started taking pictures back.

His holiday on St Barts comes after a false rumours spread across the internet earlier this week had he had died.

On Tuesday morning, a report on a random WordPress blog, claimed he went into cardiac arrest at the Empress Hotel in his his home state of New Jersey and died later in the evening.

This is paradise: The singer soaks up the view

This is paradise: The singer soaks up the view

Shortly after the rumours surfaced, the 49-year-old tweeted a humorous photograph in response.

In the picture, Jon stood in front of a Christmas tree wearing one of his standard black muscle T-shirts.

And with a huge grin on his face, he held up a sign reading: “Heaven looks a lot like New Jersey – jbj.”

The announcement that he was still with us was also made on the Bon Jovi Twitter page which said: “Rest assured that Jon is fine! This photo was just taken”.

Working up a sweat: The singer does push-ups on the bench

Working up a sweat: The singer does push-ups on the bench

Keeping in shape: Bon Jovi isn

Keeping in shape: Bon Jovi isn”t let his holidays affect his fitness regime