Simi's love of photography started with her artwork as a six year old. Her photographic adventures grew from art starting with the gift of a 120 with flashcube followed a few years later with a Polaroid 600. Simi and her camera were and still are inseparable.
Simi’s unique eye for and bold use of color in her work is a strongly influenced by her heritage. Her passion for capturing the everyday from a unique point of view is represented in much of her work. Her unique attention to detail comes from her exposure to and a love for different cultures and people, her art training, and her heritage.
Simi draws influence and inspiration from her faith and living life everyday. Her ongoing photo a day project records her life and desire to see today. She loves to tell stories with her photography. Most of all she is very thankful for being able to share her experiences with others through her gift of photography.