Spencer is an award-winning photographer with an impressive portfolio of work for publications and exhibitions from London to the US. He's achieved recognition through several awards - most notably the National Portrait Gallery Photographic (now Taylor Wessing) Portrait Award, which he achieved in 2006, 2008 and 2009.
Since completing his degree in Falmouth College of Art in 2002, Spencer has spent several years living in London while working as a photographer's assistant and photographer.
He has continued to develop and work on his personal projects while undertaking assignments for a few small publications. His work has been exhibited in various group shows and was awarded the Metro Bursary 2002, the Fujifilm/AOP Assistants Award 2004 and, most recently, a grant from the Arts Council England and The AOP Bursary.