Boris Spremo

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Boris Spremo, CM
Boris Spremo and Djuradj Vujcic.jpg
Spremo shooting photos at BMO Field
(to the top of the photo is Djuradj Vujcic)
Born (1935-10-20) 20 October 1935 (age 79)
Sušak, Yugoslavia
Occupation Photojournalist

Boris Spremo, CM (Serbian Cyrillic: Борис Спремо; born on October 25, 1935) is a renowned Canadian photojournalist. After graduating from the Belgrade Cinematographic Institute, he left for Canada in 1957.

He eventually found work with the Globe and Mail and finished his career with the Toronto Star. The Toronto Star has called him "a legend in the business".[1] Some of his photographs appeared in both Canadian and American magazines. He was known for his collages depicting life in Toronto.[2]

Spremo has won many regional and international awards for his work [3] and is a member of the Order of Canada.[1] He is currently retired.[1]

Spremo is an honourable member of the Urban Book Circle.[4]


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