Born in Vietnam and raised in Iran and France, Sebastian Kim is an American fashion and portrait photographer. He began his career assisting legendary photographer Richard Avedon where he was introduced to portraiture and learned the significance of connecting with the subject to tell their unique story. Furthering his training, Sebastian assisted the renowned Steven Meisel. This experience was a major influence which helped develop and define his own vision of beauty and style. Inspired by these experiences, Sebastian began to pursue a career in fashion photography, producing playful, stylish images that mix sex appeal with sophisticated technical and lighting ability.