Willy Vanderperre is a fashion photographer who was born in 1971 in Belgium. He studied Photography and Fashion at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp, which he attended alongside many of the key Belgian fashion designers of his generation. There he met his longstanding collaborator Raf Simons. Vanderperre regularly contributes to magazines including Arena Homme Plus, Another Magazine and Another Man, Pop, L'Uomo Vogue, V and Self Service. Recent advertising campaigns have included Calvin Klein, Perry Ellis, Azzaro and Raf Simons.