Erica Simone is a young American photographer who grew up in Paris, France and moved to New York City at the age of 16 to attend the Fashion Institute of Technology. Her work has been published in magazines such as National Geographic and French PHOTO. Erica has won various awards and competitions, including in National Geographic Magazine and was titled "Artist of the Year" in 2005 by Copa5, the artist rep agency.
By the age of 20, Miss Simone had exhibited her work at the New York Art Festival and has since been showing in solo and group shows in New York, Berlin and Paris. Her passion for photography has led her to shoot an array of subjects, but her passion lies in travel journalism and creating edgy fashion work using creative lighting techniques.