TOM´S PROFILE AND REFERENCES
TOM WEBER / CEO, PHOTOGRAPHER, FILM DIRECTOR, DOP
Tom Weber, the managing director, photographer and producer at MILPICTURES, spent three years between as a “Jagdkampf” scout sniper in the Austrian Army and completed courses in survival, guerrilla warfare, among others. After his period of service in the armed forces, Tom completed a study course in film and photography and established his own film production company, Orange Films. He has always thought outside the box and has gained numerous prestigious international awardsand prizes for his advertising videos. Tom sold his company 2000 and worked as a freelance art director, producer and photographer until 2006 to broaden his artistic horizon.
In 2006, the artist came full circle and found his way back to his roots. His goal was for his new company, “MILPICTURES”, to film military and police Special Forces with a previously unknown intensity, quality and drama. Within two years “MILPICTURES by Tom Weber” had established itself as one of the world’s best-knownmilitary photographers for staged military photography. Numerous international Special Forces and well-known arms manufacturers meanwhile count among his customers.
However, MILPICTURES has made a name for itself not only through its unique quality but also through its honest and open approach towards its customers. Click HERE to see a few photos from Tom’s active military service. Click HERE to see Tom at work.
Our client base of reputable international customers and partners includes corporations such as Northrop Grumman, GORE, Rheinmetall, WALTHER Arms, Schmidt & Bender, Photonis and many others. We also produce photos and films for computer and console game covers, governments, Special Operations Forces units and magazines.
“Shifting boundaries between reality and desire.
Fascinate, make good ideas perfect. So always set new values. Create unique stories with his camera.
The resulting power makes Tom so unique and successful.”
Umarex / Carl Walther Arms
“Thanks for the professional implementation of authentic photos with high level of detail. The resulting images are not only extremely high quality; The entire transaction was uncomplicated, flexible, very fast and all at an absolutely reasonable price.”
Schmidt & Bender
“The photos of Milpictures by Tom Weber impress with their detail and their realism. Just perfect!”
“In search of individual, thematically demanding pictures, we have found the best quality at Milpictures. The cooperation is pleasant and uncomplicated. Our briefing was implemented perfectly, without any change requests.”
“For more than ten years Tom Weber is our partner for high professional image pictures. He always pushes the limits and creates images which set new standards. Working with him is inspiring, challenging and of course great fun.”
“With Tom Weber, we have found the right partner, who not only proves extraordinary professionalism and virtuosity, but also has a first-class and stylish approach to the topic. Our requirements are matched to our company by its excellent advice. We look forward to further cooperation.”
“Tom Weber has captured our requirements, as well as the performance and application issues perfectly in the pictures.”
“We have had the honor of working with MILPICTURES several times. Tom Weber is a master of his trade! His past as a sniper, coupled with his talent for depicting fictitious situations creatively and authentically, is impressively reflected in his pictures.”
The Heat Company
“It’s a great pleasure to work with Tom Weber. His photos tell a great story – of heroism, professionalism, devotion…”
Mehler Vario System
“We had the good fortune of collaborating with Tom in one of his projects. The images we did two years ago serve us to this day, Tom is a true professional that understands the needed “Look & Feel” to military oriented photos, and he delivers top quality products, we are going to work with him again!”