Photographer. Architect.


Tim is an international award-winning professional photographer and chartered architect, based in Birmingham, UK. He specialises in commercial, architectural, construction and event photography, as well as offering workshops and tuition.

With over a decade of experience in the architecture industry, alongside work as a freelance photographer, Tim offers a service tailored to architects and construction professionals. His approach creates inspiring contemporary photographs of exteriors, interiors and urban environments. 

He was immensely proud and humbled to be a double winner in the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards, in the Open Architecture category and UK National Award. He is also the author of ‘Urban Photography’, which is available for pre-order via the shop and will be published by Ilex Press in mid 2019.

Please get in touch if you'd like to arrange a commission, or discuss photography for an event. Professional prints, private tutorials and photography workshops are also available via the shop. Keep up-to-date with his current photography by following him on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook @timcornbill.

Notable achievements and accolades:

Urban Photography, Ilex Press, Author, 2019 Order on Amazon

Outdoor Photographer of the Year 'Spirit of Travel' Shortlist, 2019

Astrophotographer of the Year, Shortlisted, 2018 ‘Our Moon’ Shortlist

Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition, London, Paris & Berlin, 2017

Sony World Photography Awards, Open Architecture Winner, 2017 Interview

Sony World Photography Awards, UK National Winner, 2017

Royal Birmingham Society of Artists 'Photographic Prize' Exhibition, 2017

Route One 'Icelandic Photo Competition' Winner, 2017

Wex Photographic 'WexMondays' Exhibition, London, 2016

Outdoor Photographer of the Year 'Spirit of Travel' Shortlist, 2016

Orb 'Brand Brum' Competition, Highly Commended, 2016

Visit Birmingham 'Instagram Showcase' Exhibition, IKON Gallery, 2015

Instagram 'Suggested User' 2015

Some Cities 'Our City' Exhibition, Retrospective Photograph, Library of Birmingham, 2014

RIBA Love Architecture 'Birmingham Retrospective' Solo Exhibition, Great Western Arcade & The Cube, 2013

CABE 'Urban Beauty' Competition Shortlist, 2010

All images on this website are copyright Tim Cornbill 2019