About COlin Boyle

Colin Boyle is a freelance photojournalist based in Chicago. He attends Northwestern University pursuing a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Journalism with a minor in Spanish language.

Born in Chicago, Colin was constantly influenced by his mother and grandfather, both of whom shared a passion for photography.  

Colin received his first DSLR going into high school at Lane Tech College Prep in Chicago, IL, and halfway through his freshman year,  he started his own business: Colin B Photography.  During that time, Colin began his first job as a freelance photojournalist with MileSplit, which he has been the Photo Editor of for its Illinois site since 2015. Throughout his time in high school, Colin experimented not only with his photography but also with his business model.

Colin has had his work licensed to platforms such as Chicago Magazine, Emily's List, and AL Media. His photographs have been featured in The Chicago TribuneDNA Info, Chicago Magazine, Chicago Sun-Times, The Daily Northwestern, Inside Publications and Northwestern Sports. Currently, Colin focuses his work on photojournalism, sports video, breaking news, concert, portrait and event photography. In the past, he has covered events such as Obama's Farewell address and March Madness, among many others.

Colin is available at ColinBPhotography@gmail.com.

 Photo by Alison Albelda

Photo by Alison Albelda

 Colin's Resume - October 10, 2018

Colin's Resume - October 10, 2018