A master lecturer in the journalism department at Boston University, I teach photo and multimedia journalism to both graduate and undergraduate students.  Lighting, digital workflow, portfolio development, web creation and multimedia storytelling are key components of my classes.  I began my career working for a newspaper, the Eagle Tribune in North Andover, just north of Boston, where I was part of a team that won a Pulitzer Prize in 1988. I’ve photographed for Getty Images, Gamma, Gamma Liaison and for Polaris Images.
I have been full-time faculty in Boston University’s Journalism Department since 2000, and taught as adjunct faculty through the 1990s.

Peter A Smith

617 548-0109 cell
617 353-4999 office


Office + Lab hours

Monday and Wednesday 11-1pm in room B33.