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About

In 1990, Roger Erickson began his career as a fine art photographer in London. He has since become an internationally recognized music, fashion and celebrity photographer. His first commissioned assignment was photographing Neil Young with Crazy Horse for Select Magazine. Known for his warm and engaging style, his work has appeared on numerous magazine covers, album packaging, and advertising campaigns.

His photographs have appeared on the covers of Vogue in Latin America, Entertainment Weekly, Out Magazine, Ebony Magazine, Q Magazine, The Source and The Advocate Magazine, as well as in editorials for Harper's Bazaar UK, GQ, Rolling Stone, ESPN, Oyster and Flaunt. His notable advertising clients are Mercedes Benz, Lexus, Royal Caribbean Cruises, Fox Broadcasting, Twentieth Century Television, A&E, Disney Entertainment, Interscope Records, Island/Def Jam Music, Sony Music, and Atlantic Records.

Over the years, he has photographed many musicians, celebrities and athletes, including Mark Wahlberg, Chris Evans, Eminem, Kristen Bell, Usher, Ozzy Osbourne, Juliette Lewis, Zang Ziyi, Evan Rachel Wood, Billy Bob Thornton, Samuel Jackson, Elizabeth Banks, Edward Albee, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Greg Louganis, Sugar Ray Leonard, Georges St. Pierre, Snoop Dog, Dr. Dre, Jerod Leto, Lil' Kim, Joan Jett, and LL Cool J.

Roger’s work has also been featured in numerous book publishings including "Indochine" (Rizzoli Publishing), "Hip Hop Immortals" (Sock Bandit Publishing), "More Body and Soul" (Rizzoli Publishing), "Def Jam Recordings" (Rizzoli Publishing) "Hip Hop: A Cultural Odyssey" (Aria Multimedia Entertainment), and in 2011 his work and career was profiled in "GOWEST!” (DAAB Publishing).


Works

Jadore Dior

Tegan and Sara, Amanda Palmer and Amy Cook

Actress Kristen Bell

Actor Ray Liotta

The Kiss

LA Confidential

Trina

Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard

Isabella Blow

J Dilla

Artist Angelbert Metoyer

Look What The Cast Dragged In

Lil' Kim

Actress Leelee Sobieski

Dan and Dean Caten (DSquared2)

Georges St. Pierre

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr

Paulina Rubio

OutKast

30 Seconds to Mars

Latin Vogue Editorial

Actress Gillian Anderson

LL Cool J

Joan Jett

Rick Ross

Usher

Ozzy Osbourne

Actress Juliette Lewis

Rachel Maddow

Actress Salli Richardson Whitfield

Fashion Editorial

Jamal Brown and Cory Benton

Swimmer Diana Nyad

Artist Francesco Vezzoli

Producer/Director Alan Ball

Chaka Khan