All Original Material on this website is ©Thor Fine Art Photography AS
logo

Category : Uncategorized

2016 PPA International Competition Award

Merit
A panel of 46 eminent jurors from across the United States selected the top photographs from nearly 5,700 total submitted entries at Gwinnett Technical College in Georgia.

Judged against a standard of excellence, the image “Chrysopelea” was awarded a Merit in the General Collection.

All accepted images will also be on display at the International Photographic Exhibition at Imaging USA, held in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX, Jan. 8-10, 2017.

Spectacular multi-panel solution in 96″ x 128″ (2.43 x 3.25 meter)

Thor Photography offer selected pieces in multi-panel solutions up to spectacular 96″ x 128″ (2.43 x 3.25 meters) in size. The Pentax 645Z image files ensures outstanding level of details ensuring a world class installation. Three acrylic panels, each 96″ in height and 42.66″ in width, completes this sensational installation with a total width of 128″ (3.25 meters).    

“My Little World – Lighthouse Reflections” receives Honorable Mention in IPA 2015

International Photography Awards Announces Category Winners of the 2015 Competition! “This year, The International Photography Awards received 17796 of submissions from over 156 countries, and is pleased to declare that Torleif Lie was awarded Honorable Mention in Architecture – Cityscapes for the winning entry My little World – Lighthouse Reflections.”

Chrysopelea “flying” snake

  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 unveils “Old Glory”

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, […]

NEW RELEASE – Thor Photography is proud to present “Aurora”

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 […]

Thor Photography unveils “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, wartime aircraft and wanted to portray an image series I had visualized in my mind. My goal was to create something unique, something different. […]

Corporate Artwork Installation

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.  

“Daytona Lights”

Daytona Beach “World Center of Racing” “Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines” Daytona International Speedway, known as “The World Center of Racing” is a world renowned racing facility located in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. Since opening in 1959, Daytona International Speedway has been the home of the Daytona 500, the most prestigious race in NASCAR and one of the biggest racing events in the world. During Speedweek in early February more than 200,000 NASCAR fans come to attend the season-opening Daytona 500. The […]

Spectacular Night Aerial Pyrotechnic Display

Artist Comments “As the sun began to set behind the western horizon, the skies over the SUN ‘n FUN flightline on Lakeland Linder Airport ignited with the pyrotechnic artistry of several world-class aerobatic pilots. Thousands of spectators were dazzled by the unmatched display of precision aerobatics from many of the world’s top air show performers mixed with dazzling pyrotechnics. Gene Soucy, one of the most well-respected and proficient airshow pilots in American aviation, performed a spectacular night aerial pyrotechnic display […]