Chad Coombs is an award-winning, internationally recognized autistic photographer. He specializes in minimalistic and abstract portraiture that embraces individuality as well as Polaroid film manipulations.
Diagnosed with ASD Coombs struggles with emotional descriptions in verbal form and utilizes his photography to communicate his inner joys and struggles. Coombs has spent his time working on his photographic craft within Saskatoon, Toronto, and Vancouver Canada. He focuses on people through portraiture and states that people equally scare and intrigue him. Longing for a better understanding of people, Coombs uses his camera as a way to inspect, dissect, and analyze in ways he is unable to in person.