Tom de Souza
Journalist || Writer || Photographer || Speaker
Tom de Souza is an award-winning journalist, and a photographer, film-maker, and public speaker.
Tom’s work as an independent print journalist has earned him three consecutive West Australian Media Awards, and at the tender age of 23, saw him nominated as a finalist for the WA Journalist of the Year.
His written work has appeared in The Australian, BBC, The West Australian, and his stories syndicated across Fairfax publications The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, and WAToday. His photography has been featured on ABC Television and various advertising campaigns, and his short film featured in the Revelation Film Festival. Tom is currently writing his first book, which tells the story of the teenage years he lost to crime and ice addiction.
Tom discovered his passion for storytelling while on a solo journey through Morocco in 2016, aged 18. He has since graduated a Bachelor of the Arts from the University of Notre Dame, and has dedicated his life to the written word and captured image and pursues a different kind of life along the road less travelled. A keen linguist, Tom is fluent in Italian and Indonesian. He currently resides in Margaret River, Western Australia.
For more information on Tom's work, and enquiries about partnerships and projects, feel free to get in touch using the contact form or media links below.