Thomas von Salomon


news | BMW 7 HORSE EDITION by Thomas von Salomon and Leo Burnett / BMW China

To celebrate the year of the horse, the BMW 7 long version has been released as a limited edition. In early April Leo Burnett and BMW China commissioned Thomas von Salomon to visualise the campaign. Two identical vehicles were used on two studio sets to cater to the tight schedule. Thomas would like to thank the entire team from BMW, Leo Burnett China, Beijing Eye and Michael, Christoph, Sasha, Anne, Lucie Xia, Jun He, Luise and Martin....

26.05.2014 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : KIA ‘Hamstars’ campaign, the new MINI Clubman Concept Car and BMW sales literature mood shots

THOMAS VON SALOMON produced the new KIA ‘Hamstars’ campaign in collaboration with Innocean. Thomas photographed the models and vehicles with classic techniques and GoSee member NPIXO created the backgrounds via rendering in post-production. Thomas von Salomon snapped the new MINI Clubman Concept Car, designed by head of design Anders Warming on location in Munich. Christoph Kuhn was in charge of post-production and rendering and created unusual backdrops in collaboration with the …

25.04.2014 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | BMW 4 series Cabriolet launch 2014 - sales literature pictures by Thomas VON SALOMON

Thomas VON SALOMON photographed the full range of models of the new BMW 4 series Cabriolet for BMW’s accompanying sales literature – of course in close collaboration with his team (Bon Ametzbichler, Michael Compensis, Andi Neuerer and Steffen Heinicke). They captured the photographs in the studio in Munich. Following the 4-Coupé, BMW is launching the cabriolet model in early 2014. The cabriolet already premiered at the LA Car Show in late 2013. In terms of its front, it is ver …

11.01.2014 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon and NPIXO and the Opel CD 1969 prototype for the first issue of RAMP DESIGN magazine

THOMAS VON SALOMON and Robert WAGNER c/o GoSee NEW entry NPIXO developed a story, which blurs the lines between photography, CGI, cartoon and film. And naturally the theme is movement. Thomas von Salomon tells GoSee: ‘this spread is a homage to the amazing Opel CD 1969 prototype and its designer Chuck Jordan.’ He continues: ‘Friedhelm Engler (in charge of Advanced Design at Opel) helped us to carefully ‘modernise’ the car’s fantastic shapes.’ R …

19.10.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : and the international presentation of the BMW I3 commissioned by BMW and RAMP magazine

For the international BMW 13 presentation on 29 July 2013, BMW commissioned Thomas to carry out a studio shoot with the new BMW i3 for RAMP magazine. Six double pages were published in a Ramp special supplement magazine. Thomas tells GoSee, ‘The concept was to visualise the entirely new vehicle in a series of images ‘from darkness to light’. BMW claims that the fully electric BMW i3 with eDrive boasts a consequent sustainable vehicle design for the urban market. A …

09.08.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : Night at the Museum. Chasing martens at the BMW Museum, Munich for RAMP MAGAZINE

Thomas von Salomon shot a series for RAMP transportation magazine at the BMW Museum, Munich with a real marten. The story is entitled ‘Night at the Museum with the marten’. We heard that everyone was glad that the cables of the exhibited beauties had not been gnawed on. The BMW Museum presents the 90-year history of BMW across 5,000 metres squared of exhibition space. Over 125 of the company’s most important and iconic cars are displayed alongside milestones of BMW design. …

12.04.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : BMW 1 special edition studio shoot, F8 gallery opening in March and Miami at night project

Frankfurt based photographer Thomas von Salomon produced several motifs for the BMW 1 special edition in collaboration with Sebastian Mann (post-production) and ALBERT BAUER COMPANIES (litho) in Munich. The images show the car in a photo studio. But aside from his current job, Thomas has some other news in store for us. He told GoSee: ‘we will open our F8 gallery in Frankfurt, Berliner Strasse 22 in March. We are going to showcase work by different artists that you can also order onlin …

25.01.2013 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : HONDA adverts for Red Lion, free PORSCHE PANAMERA visualisations and moving to Offenbach

During the last few weeks Thomas moved into his new office in Frankfurt Offenbach, Domstraße 77A. You can now contact him on +49 69 92 88 58 68. However he still had time to shoot adverts for HONDA (via Red Lion) in Spain. He also created a free series featuring a PORSCHE PANAMERA in collaboration with MAINWORKS Munich (CGI) and Delta E (post-production). The main focus was to visualise speed in an unusual way.

18.10.2012 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | Thomas von Salomon : presents UP / DOWN, an ‘auto’-erotic perspective study, on GoSee

In the last months, photographer Thomas VON SALOMON realised a project in collaboration with OPEL. He photographed classic rally- & racing cars from unusual perspectives; from the top and bottom. This series titled ‘UP / DOWN’, will be presented in an exhibition in Frankfurt this autumn. Thomas on perspective number 1: ‘I am mainly interested in the unexpected viewpoint of cars, which we usually only see from the side and front. The view of the top is to sho …

17.08.2012 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article
news | The BB 11 Clamp Table at the IMM and exclusive at JANUA MÖBEL, editorial by Thomas von Salomon and a new studio in Munich

Photographer Thomas von SALOMON shot a series for the second issue of JANUA MÖBEL magazine. The supervising agency was Teamwerk/Munich with CD Bernhard Maier. The motifs were shot on location as well as at Thomas' new studio, at Kistlerhofstraße 70 in Munich Sendling. Janua Möbel has just been exhibiting at the IMM international furniture fair in Cologne, where they introduced their new BB 11 Clamp Table, developed by Bernd Benninghoff and now exclusively available from Janua. …

27.01.2012 // ADD article TO MY GOSEE // SHOW article