Simon Perry was born in Manchester, England. He moved to London at age 18 to become a photography assistant. Simon spent three years assisting Mario Testino during which time he travelled the globe working for some of the worlds most important fashion and celebrity clients. He also had the honor of working for such photographers as Patrick Demarchellier, Mert and Marcus and David Lachapelle.
After leaving Mario Simon went on to work extensively with Tom Ford working on the visual aspect of the Tom Ford brand. Simon was Tom Ford,s exclusive photographer during closed presentations and shows. He also worked on the Campaign images. Simon has worked for many clients including GQ, Vogue and Vanity Fair. Read Less
Simon was raised in Manchester, England before moving to London to pursue photography at the age of eighteen. Perry launched his career by training under technical photographer Ian Forster for one year. After this stint with the revered artist, Simon went on to freelance for some of the most respected photographers, such s Patirck Demarchelier and David Lacahapelle - just to name a few. In 2002, Simon was a first assistant for Mert and Marcus and collaborated with global fashion brands including, louis Vouitton, Bulgari and American Vogue. After Two years in this position, he went on to work exclusively for Mario Testino for three years. Tom Ford later recruited Simon for Various exclusive projects including the Oscar nominated film " A Single Man ". Now Simon frequently contributes to Tom Ford's Men's and Women's presentations and continues to work with acclaimed fashion and lifestyle brands.