Tom is a leading authority on digital photography, a photographer, author, educator, mentor, and TV broadcaster.
He won the Thomas Cook award for Best Illustrated Travel Book. He has worked as a magazine editor, picture editor, and technical journalist. He has exhibited internationally and was a university senior lecturer leader in photography for over 12 years.
Tom has written 32 books on photography, including Digital Photographer’s Handbook, which has sold over half a million copies and has been translated into 20 languages, and the award-winning Digital Photography Masterclass.
He has juried international photo competitions such as Sony World Photography Awards, Hamdan International Photography Award, and Wildlife Photographer of the Year. He is a Sony Digital Imaging Ambassador for New Zealand.
Tom’s ambition is to share his 35 years of knowledge and experience of photography gained at the highest levels. If you love photography, the chances are that you’ll learn something from him, whatever your level.