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Kevin Lamb

Kevin Lamb picked up a camera in 2000 and by 2005 was freelancing for the Barrie Examiner newspaper until its closure in 2017. He is an award-winning photojournalist, with his work having been seen in many news outlets across Canada and internationally. Kevin is also an avid travel and wildlife photographer, with subjects ranging from polar bears in Canada’s Arctic to great white sharks at the equator. In 2008, he was chosen as a winner of Canadian Geographic’s Wildlife Photography of the Year. Kevin has also documented countless Canadian musicians over the past 15 years, such as Rush, Joel Plaskett, Gordon Lightfoot, Blue Rodeo, and The Tragically Hip. He lives in Barrie with his wife. They have a cat named Fred

Recent Work by Kevin

'Very sad': Homeless community mourns loss of Rick, 'The Mayor'

'Very sad': Homeless community mourns loss of Rick, 'The Mayor'

'He said he was all right, he said he was fine, but I know, in his eyes … I think it was just his time, you know. He’s been through hell and back,' says friend
Picture perfect: Barrie hospital unveils new PET/CT scanner

Picture perfect: Barrie hospital unveils new PET/CT scanner

'We expect thousands of patients every year to be able to stay in Simcoe County and have their care right here at RVH,' says physician
Family of 'kind-hearted' man welcomes inquest into custody death

Family of 'kind-hearted' man welcomes inquest into custody death

'He cared for me as if I was his own, raising me from the time I was three months old,' teen says of Olando Brown, who died while in Barrie police custody in June 2018
College pulls back curtain on patient simulator, immersive space

College pulls back curtain on patient simulator, immersive space

'This will give nursing students confidence in going into their clinicals and when we start working as nurses,' says student
COLUMN: App sees opportunity to help visually impaired

COLUMN: App sees opportunity to help visually impaired

Be My Eyes connects visually impaired people around the world to volunteers — like reporter Kevin Lamb — to help with small, everyday tasks
Plug being pulled on The Source's headquarters in Barrie

Plug being pulled on The Source's headquarters in Barrie

'Bell is winding down operations at The Source headquarters in Barrie, which is happening in phases over the next several months,' says company official
Family pleads for help as police offer $50K reward to locate missing woman

Family pleads for help as police offer $50K reward to locate missing woman

'It’s been almost eight months since we last saw her and every day has been difficult, not knowing where she is,' says sister of Autumn Shaganash
Dog, cat rescued from house fire in Barrie: officials

Dog, cat rescued from house fire in Barrie: officials

'There was fire in the basement and it extended throughout the house,' says official
Police to make 'significant announcement' in missing person case

Police to make 'significant announcement' in missing person case

Barrie police chief, lead investigator and family member expected to speak at news conference Thursday
Inquest dates announced in Olando Brown police custody death

Inquest dates announced in Olando Brown police custody death

SIU later determined 32-year-old man's cause of death was an airway obstruction after trying to swallow two drug-filled bags at Barrie police headquarters
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