Boris C.M. Spremo


Boris Spremo was born in 1935 in former Yugoslavia. In 1957, after graduating from the Belgrade Cinematographic Institute, Spremo moved to Canada. In 1962, he became a staff photographer at The Globe and Mail, and moved to The Toronto Star, four years later, where he retired in 2001. Boris Spremo was the first Canadian photographer to win a prize in the World Press Photo contest.