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. 


Awards and Exhibitions

2018

- Judges Special Recognition, Community Awareness Award, Pictures of the Year International (POYI)
- Finalist, National Magazine Awards, Photojournalism and Photo Essay Category as part of a Team for Macleans Magazine - Dreams of Canada Feature

2017

- Manitoba Arts Council grant recipient 
- 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

Using Format