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When dating Tyra – a media mogul, two time sports illustrated cover sweetheart with a long and successful career spanning across several media/entertainment niches and an estimated $90 million net worth, it begs a perfectly natural question; who is Erik Asla and what is his net worth in 2017?
Erik Asla, 53, born in 1964 in Norway is an affluent photographer that is best known for his high profile and public relationship with Tyra Banks. They initially tried to keep their blooming romance under wraps, shortly after they met in 2013, on set, whilst filming the Norwegian Next Top Model. Erik is nine years older than Tyra Banks.
Erik has four children, three daughters from his previous 18 years marriage. His daughters names are: Tatjana – 22years, Taylor – 16 years and Tatum – 8 years.
In January 2016, Erik and Tyra Banks welcomed her first and his fourth child to the world. Their miracle baby boy called York Banks Asla via a surrogate woman. Erik, when sharing the exciting news, posted; “witnessing the dawn of life is quite possibly life’s greatest gift.”
Erik Asla Net Worth
Most of Erik Asla net worth or financial fortune is estimated to be presently $3 million. This has been amassed through advertisement, campaigns, and commercial works he has done for several premium lifestyle brands like; Calvin Klein, Audi and Saks Fifth Avenue and more.
How did Erik, a multi-talented photographer based in Los Angeles and New York accumulate such an impressive net worth?
Shortly after relocating from Europe to the United States, in search for more opportunities, his creative work and style behind the camera lenses landed him a job. He was the apprentice to the world renowned photographer, Herbert Ritts. Herb Ritts Jr. was an American fashion photographer who specialized in black and white portraits and photography represented in the style of Greek sculpture. After his death in 2002, his Los Angeles estate was priced at $5.4 million in 2006.
The indelible exposure and experience Erik gained from working with the legendary photographer is glaring in Erik’s work and career. His unique work in fine art, portrait and fashion photograph has gotten him lucrative features in several mainstream international publications. Ranging from: Allure, Elle, New York Times, German Vogue, Vanity Fair, GQ Australia, Bazzar, Costume, Dwell, Glamour and so much more.
Erik Asla has an enviable resume, which will help him to continue making big money. He is also known for his work as – a photographer in America’s Next Top Model, Skalvan, and a judge in Norway’s Next Top Model in 2013.
His most recent artistic expression is – the stillness of motion art project. Asla through photography seeks to convey the oceans – rushing, moving, yet offering a sense of tranquility. A full exhibition commences this 2017.