Born in Sofia, Bulgaria.
In 1978 began professional photography career in the Pirogov Institute, as well as working for various newspapers and magazines.
From 1989 – working for Bulgarian entertainment and documentary productions, as well as French and Italian film productions.
From 2000 – working as stills photographer in the film productions of the American film production company UFO.
From 2005 – working as stills photographer in the productions of New Image film company as well as in independant European film productions.
In the last 13 years – done work as still photographer in over 60 American film productions, starring Ben Kingsley, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Val Kilmer, Pierce Brosnan, Milla Jovovich, Adrien Brody, Jason Statham, Ed Harris, Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Salma Hayek, Mark Strong, Jim Sturgess, Antonio Banderas, Martin Sheen, Cuba Gooding Jr., Ving Rhames, Armand Asante, Ben Cross, Marisa Tomei, Hillary Duff, Mena Suvari, Ray Liotta, John Cusack, Wesley Snipes, Saoirse Ronan, Brendan Gleeson, Robert Carlyle and many more.
Simon Varsano is specialized also in theatrical photography, commercials, headshots and portraits.