Celebrity doesn’t follow spotlight but the spotlight follows the celebrity, it’s not weird to hear, right. Erik Alsa is the one grabbed the attention when he started dating American television personality and host Tyra Banks in 2013. But Erik has also made a name for himself as a talented photographer. Erik has already covered photographs for some renowned magazines. Now the star partner of Tyra Banks he somehow manages to maintain his identity in the flood of stardom.
Career And Profession
The Norwegian photographer worked his way up to success. Erik first took a job as an assistant to photographer Herb Ritts. After gaining some much-needed experiences, his photos have become a star of renowned magazines like Allure, Bazaar, ELLE, Glamour, GQ Australia, and The New York Times.
He is known for capturing images of simple things but in unconventional yet magnificent ways and has taken some heavenly pictures. Erik also posts some of his amazing works on an Instagram account as well.
How Much Is Erik’s Net Worth?
Highly coveted photographer earns his fortune through photo sessions and magazines. Erik has a decent net worth of $3 million which stands as a minnow to the astonishing net worth of his ex Tyra which stands at 90 million dollars.
Erik Splits With Mama Tyra After 5 Years Of Relationship
Age was just a number, and there was probably no bigger example than Erik himself. Erik and Tyra Banks had an age difference of about a decade, but this did not stop them from having fun and prosperous relationship.
The photographer met his lady love in Norway’s Next Top Model in 2013. The duo hit the romance instantly and starting dating right away.
Erik with his former love Tyra Banks (Photo: people.com)
Tyra and Erik went through the phase where they wanted to have a baby but couldn’t due to Tyra’s fertility issue. Erik and his then-girlfriend fulfilled their long-term wish in January 2016 when they welcomed a baby boy named York Banks Alsa through surrogacy. Erik labeled the birth of their baby as the dawn of the life is possibly life’s greatest gift.
Erik is already father to three children from his previous marriage. Erik along with his three daughters and newly born baby son lived together in LA with Tyra.
Erik, who was in a living relationship with Tyra for almost four years, hadn't shared vows. But before the couple could move from their living relationship to married status, they had to split. Their five years relationship has come to an end, but they remain friendly and work together to avoid their personal life affect professional life.
Though the baby could not help them keep the love alive between Erik and Tyra, the two are co-parenting the child and are keeping the baby away from the media. Tyra does not want the media to make money out of this innocent child. Both being the celebrities and having media eye on them every time; they managed to separate paths peacefully without any drama.
Erik’s Short Bio
According to wiki sources, Erik Alsa was born in Norway in 1964. The photographer who currently ages 54 possesses a tall height. The veteran photographer has a lean body shape and belongs to white ethnicity. The dedicated and celebrated photographer is much more than just a star-partner he is a dreamer and daddy as mentioned in his Twitter account.