Let’s talk about portrait photographer, Tom Hoops.
Tom Hoops is a British photographer who lives and works in Bangkok, Thailand. He is well known for his striking portrait and fashion photographs. With a passion for black and white, the self taught photographer is often booked by well-known brands from the publishing and fashion industry.
Tom Hoops originally wanted to become a professional painter. One day, he borrowed a friend’s camera to capture some interesting faces for his paintings, but he quickly realized that photography rather than painting was what really interested him.
Tom Hoops’ distinctive portraits convey a touch of cinematic drama. Like no other, he always manages to capture a certain facial expression in order to produce strong and moody imagery that leaves you intrigued by his work. The photographer describes his photographs as “in your face”. His images look simple and honest, there is no need for exaggerated effects. This originality makes his photos stand out from the crowd.
Our article features only a small selection of his images. Feel free and visit Tom Hoops’ website to see more of his intriguing images. I’m pretty sure you will love them all!
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