Artist Comments Gaia” – Mother Earth Goddess. In Greek mythology, Gaia, also spelled Gaea, is the personification of the Earth and one of the Greek primordial deities. Gaia is the ancestral mother of all life: the primal Mother Earth goddess”. Acrylic Artwork The frameless acrylic face mount offers an incredibly modern and brilliant display that no other presentation can match. Unlike traditional glass, where light simply passes through, the light refracts within the acrylic creating remarkable depth and brilliance. Details appear […]
Artist Comments “I, like the thousands of others whom were delighted and enthralled that night, stood in silence, captivated by the spectacle of a this graceful aerobatic act. I knew I only had minutes before this magnificent visual magic was over. I used a wide-angle lens to reach out to as much of the night sky as possible. The composition was critical. I pressed the shutter and held my breath, as the aerobatic glider gracefully painted the night sky with it`s spectacular pyrotechnic […]
Thor Photography is proud to unveil a new breathtaking image in the Aviator Series – “Old Glory” – a complementary sequel to “Spirit of America” Artist Comments “The Vultee BT-13 Pilot Trainer is a symbol of American innovation and a reminder of the brave souls who took part in the biggest war in modern history. This legendary WWII era aircraft trained thousands of pilots who fought valiantly for America’s freedom. I have always been drawn to the power and beauty of America’s legendary, […]
Artist Comments “Aurora”: Derived from the Latin aurora (dawn). The name was borne by the Roman mythological goddess of dawn and by the princess in the popular fairy tale Sleeping Beauty. The Ancient Romans considered Aurora the goddess responsible for flying across the sky at daybreak. “ 1936 Lockheed Model 12 Electra Junior The Lockheed Model 12 was a 6-passenger light transport scaled down from Lockheed’s Model 10. It first flew June 27, 1936, appropriately taking off at exactly […]
Artist Comments “The Vultee BT-13 Pilot Trainer is a symbol of American innovation and a reminder of the brave souls who took part in the biggest war in modern history. This legendary WWII era aircraft trained thousands of pilots who fought valiantly for America’s freedom. I have always been drawn to the power and beauty of America’s legendary, wartime aircraft and wanted to portray an image series I had visualized in my mind. My goal was to create something unique, something different. […]
Thor Photography has delivered artwork to the internationally-recognized flight academy Phoenix East Aviation, located in sunny Daytona Beach, Florida. Several large pieces in 66″ x 44″ and 24″ x 36″ decorate the walls in the newly renovated flight academy.