Nick Simonite
“Peanuts and Ice Cream.”
Nick Simonite is a photographer based in Austin, Texas. He’s shot local, state, national, international and as soon as we go to Mars, he’ll shoot that too. Never been to Vermont though.

Tell us about your path to becoming a photographer.
Growing up I was exposed to art and photography on a daily basis and even had access to a darkroom in my childhood home. That set me on a path toward photography.

Who or what inspires you?

Experiencing new places and meeting new people is always inspiring. I'm also inspired by the incredibly talented and supportive community here in Austin.

Were you creative as a kid?
You tell me...

What do you like about living in Austin?
The sense of community and the support of other creatives.

What is your typical day like?
I try not to have a typical day and the great thing about photography is that you're constantly introduced to new experiences, people and places.

What's your favorite food?
Peanuts and Ice Cream.