Internationally recognized for his action images and unique environmental portraits, Gerry Thomas has been recognized by his clients and peers for his high standard of excellence and outstanding abilities as a professional sports and lifestyle photographer and artist.
Gerry Thomas works have enjoyed excellent reviews through gallery exhibitions throughout the U.S. and Canada, including the Kamena Gallery and the Chicago Elmhurst Art Museum. Gerry Thomas’ business today has extended by demand to the production and marketing not only of hockey but the NFL, MLB and NBA for his fine art sport prints and products showing the ‘grit and glory of the game and the athletes’.
Standing clients include Sports Illustrated; ESPN, CBS, Time Warner, MGM Studios, Canadian Hockey Association, Upper Deck, McLean’s, Hearst Publications, VISA, Daimler – Chrysler, Miller Brewing, Molson, FLEER, Play Off, Quarterback Club, IMG, WG Authentics, NKE, Coke, AT&T, NBC, CTV, CBC, Elle, Ford, Kodak, General Mills, Kellog’s, Virgin Airlines, Official Photographer – Edmonton Oilers (since 1992) and Official Photographer – Calgary Flames (since 1994), Oakley, USA Hockey Association, Official IOC photographer for the Salt Lake City Olympics, numerous sports teams, individual sports stars, and North America advertising agencies.
His other style of art includes painting, glass making, mix media and sculpture. You can find his other art works in collections throughout North America Private Collections