About the AuthorChris Thomson
Chris Thomson: Photographer & Director
Educated in UK: Degree in Art & Design
Started as photo assistant at a studio in Chelsea London. In 1970 Chris Thomson set up his own studio in London shooting Ad campaigns on large format & began to develop his distinct style of lighting & composition. Chris’s work then evolved from studio to shooting mainly on location overseas for Press Campaigns & Billboards, clients include alcohol, vehicles & swimwear.
Chris has also shot Calendars for International companies such as Heineken & BMW. as well as Glamour Calendars and became known as the “Calendar King”. He has gained recognition in the industry with awards for Photography and also his Calendar work. Client lists included major international Advertising Agencies including Saatchi & Saatchi, McCanns, Leo Burnett, DMB&B and Chris began to receive requests to direct TV commercials.
Joining Film Production Companies in London as a film director & D.P. shooting commercials for Wines and Spirits,
Publish Date January 31, 2012
Category Arts & Photography