Theo Schwarz covers a parade during Pride Week, in downtown Pittsburgh.

Theo Schwarz is a photojournalist and engineering student based in Pittsburgh, PA. Theo is on the staff at The Pitt News, and frequently works on personal projects on his own time. He tells stories he finds interesting, and stories where he feels he can add something to the general debate.

He has won numerous awards including 1st place in the spot news category of the Pacemaker awards and multiple top 3 finishes in the Golden Circle awards and the Keystone Press awards. His work has appeared in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh City Paper, Pittsburgh Magazine, The Pitt News and many more.