Highlights include World Press Award in 1985 for a photograph taken in Egypt for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). Barbour worked for CIDA for 10 years where he photograhed in over 35 countries in Africa and Asia.
In 1999, awarded Mid-Career Canada Council Grant to complete work in Havana.
Presently teaches photography at SPAO in Ottawa and is a freelance photographer in Ottawa.
Please visit www.davidbarbour.com to view other work.