Simon is a professional photographer living in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire, specialising in editorial, documentary and heritage photography. In 2017, he became the first British photographer to win the prestigious Longford International Art Portrait Award.
His editorial and documentary photography has been published in numerous books by publishers including Dorling Kindersley, Oxford University Press, Simon and Schuster, Penguin, Heineman; and in magazines including the National Geographic Magazine, the Observer Magazine and the Sunday Times Magazine.
Simon is always working on several photographic projects. A current long-term project involves documenting English Calendar Customs and is the subject of a forthcoming book to be published by VIDAR Media.