A lifelong Tennessean, Eric England began taking photographs in the late '70s with a Kodak 110, following in the footsteps of his father who was a photographer in Sparta, TN. After graduating from Middle Tennessee State University in 1988 with a degree in mass communication, he moved to Nashville and worked as a photo assistant before heading out on his own as a freelance photographer. He became the Nashville Scene's staff photographer in 2004 while continuing to shoot for a variety of publications and corporate clients.

Clients include: Rolling Stone, Mojo, CMT Magazine, Nashville Scene, Her, Nfocus, The City Paper, Business TN, Nashville Post, Ingram Book Group

Awards include: AltWeekly Awards–2009 Third Place, Cover Design (Photographer); 2008 Second Place, Photography; 2007 Honorable Mention, Photography; 2008 Print Regional Design Annual