Smita Jacob was recently featured as Time Magazine's photographer to follow in Massachusetts!
She photographs fashion, lifestyle and travel and is based between Toronto and Boston. She photographs what everyone wants to remember. She's hardly ever seen without a camera in hand and prefers being behind it, even when she's in front.
As a globe trotter and travel photographer, a few of her backdrops have been Boston, Toronto, Italy, Puerto Rico, Germany, Nova Scotia, Aruba, Seoul, Tokyo, Australia, Los Angeles, London, Greece, Amsterdam, Paris, Scotland, Hawaii, India, Banff, San Francisco, San Diego, New Orleans, Trinidad, Quebec City, Miami, Montreal, Vancouver and New York.
Prior to launching her photography company, Smita spent more than ten years in the animation industry with a Bachelors in Art & Art History from the University of Toronto and Post-Grad in computer animation from Sheridan College. She has worked on Emmy and Gemini Award winning television shows including Nick Jr.'s The Backyardigans and Peep and the Big Wide World. Other television credits include Justin Time, Macy's Christmas Special: Little Spirit , Super Why, Dudson, Naughty Naughty Pets, The Save Ums, Franny's Feet and Hey Joel.
She is also a part-time photographer at the Massachusetts General Hospital and creator of Instagram's @WinningMeOver #winningmeover
Partial Client List: Sephora / Neiman Marcus / McDonald's / Coach / Samsonite / Skedaddle / Verts Mediterranean / TGIFridays / MasterCard / Museum of Science / Tourism Nova Scotia / Saks Fifth Avenue / Hyatt Aruba / Sweetgreen / Dunkin' Donuts / Starwood Hotels / State Street/ Brass Clothing / Indochino / New York Fashion Week / Boston Fashion Week / Dress for Success / DressCode Boston / Toronto International Film Festival / Mom's Healthy Secrets
Brand Collaborations: Mercedes Benz / Toyota / Uniqlo / Daniel Wellington Watches / Proper Assembly / Urbanears
Exhibitions/Installations: Boston Convention Center / Francesca's Cafe, South End, Boston / Instagrams exhibited for #GoingMobile OpenHearts
Publications/Print/Digital: Appeared in Marie Claire's October 2014 Beauty Road Show / Style Me Pretty / American Chemical Society (Journal covers) / Royal Society of Chemistry (Journal covers) / John Wiley & Sons (Journal covers) / Lifestyles Magazine / Air Canada's enRoute Online Publication / Mom's Healthy Secrets Cereal Brand / Flash Photo Contest