From Scary Fashion Films to '80s Rocker-Chic Couture

 - Jan 9, 2012
Rounding out a list of fashion photographers that are met with prestige and unprecedented fame in the industry, like Terry Richardson, Steven Klein, Mario Testino and Mario Sorrenti, is David Sims, and this gallery of David Sims editorials demonstrates just why the photographer is so respected in the fashion world.

The British fashion photographer began his career as an assistant to photographers Robert Erdmann and Norman Watson before he went off on his own. In 1993, 2000 and 2001 Sims signed one-year exclusive contracts to Harper's Bazaar. Since then, his work has been featured in W magazine, The Face, Arena and Dazed & Confused, among others.

Sims has shot advertising campaigns for the likes of Pepsi, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Helmut Lang, Givenchy, and many others. Check out this gallery of David Sims editorials for a look at the work of one of the top photographers in the fashion industry.