About

I'm a van based adventure photographer chasing film projects and snow storms across the west. 
My passion for photography overtook my design career after moving to Colorado. Working full-time chasing athletes around the world, I partners with brands to craft authentic stories of adventure. Despite a change in tools, design plays an active role in everything I do. 

Have a rad idea? Shoot me an email.

Clients
Powder 
Outdoor Research
SRAM
ENVE
Big Agnes
Ergon
5Point Film Festival
Yeti Cycles
Cannondale
Dynafit
Bike Magazine
Smith Optics
Hincapie Sportswear
USA Archery 

Sports
Ski Mountaineering
Mountain Biking
Rock Climbing
Trail Running

Adventures
3/2017 - Elk Mountain Grand Traverse, 7th CO-EDs age 26-35
2/2017 - Ski descent, Notch Couloir, Longs Peak (IV D19 R5)
6/2016 - First bike traverse of the Cordillera Real, Bolivian Andes
3/2015 - Elk Mountain Grand Traverse
11/2014 - Skied Pico de Orizaba, 18,451ft, in a weekend. Third highest peak in North America.
3/2014 - Elk Mountain Grand Traverse
1/2014 - Alpine bikepacking trip, Peruvian Andes

Recognition
2015/2016 – Banff Film Festival World Tour, "55 Hours in Mexico"
2015 – Banff Film Festival Selection, "55 Hours in Mexico"
2015 — Lyons Film Festival Selection, "55 Hours in Mexico"
2015 — MountainFilm Festival Selection, "55 Hours in Mexico"
2015 — 5Point Film Festival Selection, "55 Hours in Mexico"
2014 — Emerging Filmmaker Award (w/ Joey Schusler), Boulder Adventure Film Festival.
2014 – Vimeo Staff Pick, "Elk Mountains (Yeti Cycles)"
2014 — Vimeo Staff Pick, "Huayhuash."
2012 — Featured in Virgin America's in-flight entertainment's "Best of the Web" category ("Old Woman").
2012 — Nominee for Best Picture and Best Drama, Campus MovieFest Hollywood ("Old Woman").
2012 — Best Picture, Campus MovieFest Univ. of South Carolina ("Old Woman").
2010 — Finalist, FStoppers.com Behind The Scenes Photoshoot Contest.

Certifications
Wilderness First Responder (NOLS/WMI)
AIARE Level 2 (Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute)

Brand Advocate for
Dynafit
Yeti Cycles
Hyperlite Mountain Gear
Adventure Medical Kits
FITS Socks

Contact
thomasjwoodson [at] gmail.com

Photo: Joey Schusler

Photo: Joey Schusler

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