Tim Smith
2047206941
info@timsmithphotography.ca


Tim Smith is based in Brandon, Manitoba; the heart of the Canadian prairies. In addition to long-term documentary work he covers assignments for a variety of editorial and commercial clients in the prairies and occasionally further on. His work has been published in newspapers and magazines worldwide. When he is not spending way too much time on his projects he is enjoying life with his infinitely understanding and amazing wife and their awesome son. 

Awards and Exhibitions
2017

- Take Out Takes group show with Rogue Collective at Black Cat Artspace in Toronto, Ontario. March 16-21, 2017. Curated by Rogue Collective

2016

- National Newspaper Award for Feature Photography 
- A Few Acres of Snow group container show at Photoville 2016 in Brooklyn, New York. September 21-25, 2016. Curated by LaurenceButet-Roch 
- Hutterites of Manitoba solo show at the Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba. October 6 - November 20, 2016. Curated byNatalia Lebedinskaia
- Hutterites of Manitoba solo show at Zoom Photojournalism Festival, Saguenay, Quebec. November 2 – 27, 2016. Curated by Laurence Butet-Roch

2015

Growing Up Hutterite on New York Times Lens Blog
Cancer Normal on CNN

Second Place - Feature Category, NPPA Best of Photojournalism
Third Place - Best Published Picture Story (Small Market) NPPA Best of Photojournalism
Honourable Mention - Feature Multimedia NPPA Best of Photojournalism
- Finalist - National Newspaper Award for Local Reporting (for the Testing Positive cancer series)
- First Place - Social Issue Category - News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year
- Second Place - Photo Story Category - News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year
- Finalist - News Photographers of Canada Photojournalist of the Year

2014
- First Place - Pictorial Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 
- Finalist - News Photographers of Canada Photojournalist of the Year
- Endless Days Group Exhibition at the Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba with Colin Corneau and Bruce Bumstead
- New York Times Portfolio Review participant


2013

- National Newspaper Awards nominee for Feature Photography
- Brandon Arts Council grant recipient

2012

- Magenta Foundation Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2011 selection

2011

- National Newspaper Award winner for Feature photography
- Photo of the Year - News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 
- First Place - Feature Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 
- First Place - Portrait Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 
- First Place - Pictorial Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 
- Finalist - News Photographers of Canada Photojournalist of the Year

2010

First Place, Natural Environment Category, NPPA Best of Photojournalism 

2009

- Second Place - Feature Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year 

2008

- Honourable Mention - Feature Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year

2007

- Honourable Mention - Pictorial Category, News Photographers of Canada National Photos of the Year

2006

- Edward Dunlop Award of Excellence winner for Feature Photography


2003

- Best Black and White Image, Western Academy of Photography Awards
- Best Sports Photography, Western Academy of Photography Awards
- Best Overall Image, Western Academy of Photography Awards
- Best Portfolio, Western Academy of Photography Awards

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