Isaac Smith is a multi-platform journalist living and working in Southern Indiana. With a strong belief in documenting one's own backyard, he is dedicated to telling the story of community through photographs, audio, and video. He currently works for Bloomingfoods, a cooperative grocery store, as the editor of their newsletter. He reports on community and food news as it relates to the co-op.
He has been recognized with several awards including 3rd Place in portrait from the Illinois Press Photographers' Association in 2014, 1st Place in both feature and general news photography in 2013 from the Illinois Press Association, 3rd Place in Pictorial in the 2012 Illinois Press Photographers Association Student Contest as well as placing first in both spot news and picture story in the 2011 Illinois College Press Association competition.
Isaac received his BS in Journalism from Southern Illinois University in 2012 and is currently developing a clientele.