Originally from Montreal, Erica Reade is a Brooklyn-based freelance photographer. Her work focuses on the beaches of NYC, and her commercial work is primarily centered on weddings. Her two series, Beach Loversand Reflected, are where Reade spends most of her time creating work. She is the Founding Director of Camera of the Month Club, a NYC-based photography collective. The collective offers photographers a sense of community, and monthly meetings include photo critiques, as well as opportunities for photo field trips, participation in an annual zine and photo show.