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Tom has been interested in photography since the 8th grade. Born and raised in New York City he moved to Baltimore in 1978 and began working as a Grip in a small film and video company.  In 1996 he started freelancing as a lighting cameraman working in sports, news, corporate and broadcast television. He’s worked locally in Baltimore for CBS-WJZ-13 and Maryland Public Television. He was awarded an Emmy in 2003 for his work on MPT’s Outdoors Maryland. Today most of Tom’s work is in Corporate Video, Broadcast News and Still Photography.

CNN, CBS News, PBS, NBC Universal, McCormick Spice, Northrop Grumman, Touchstone Energy Group, ESPN, University of Maryland, Discovery Channel and more. 


Member of

The National Press Club 

American Society of Media Photographers

The National Press Photographers Association

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