Parry, a New York-based photographer, was born in London. He began his career in London in 1987 and moved to New York in 1994. Parry's works have been included in Elle, InStyle, Vanity Fair, Men’s Health, and Maxim. Parry’s clients include major music and movie companies. He directed the Charlie Mars music video Meet Me By the Backdoor in 2009. Parry has also published four books; Sharp, Blunt, Precious, and A Journey of Smiles. In addition, his photographs have been exhibited at The National Gallery in London, The National Galleries of Scotland, and the Cannes Film Festival.