Tomáš Železný

Tomáš Železný
cell phone: +420 777 056 474
email: zeleznak@yahoo.com

Tomas Zelezny´s CV

Born in Prague in 1974. He graduated from art high school with a specialization in photography. He then continued his studies at Selzian University’s Institute of Creative Photography in Opava and at the University of Tomas Bata in Zlin, Department of Commercial Photography.

He launched his professional career as a photo journalist for the post revolutionary Daily Telegraf, and later as one of the core photo journalist‘s for CTK, the Czech Press Agency. After several years and one year abroad in Australia, he began to work with the reknowned weeklies Týden and Instinkt. Here he started to focus on portrait and staged photography and he became one of the main authors of the magaines´covers. Portrait and staged photography continue to constitute the core of his work today.

For the past few years, he has been contributing to the weekly insert Pátek and monthly insert Esprit of one of the country's leading newspapers Lidove Noviny.

Currently, he is a photographer and a member of the creative team for the lifestyle magazine Zen of daily economic newspapers E15. He has also been contributing for many years to such glossies as Strategie, House and Garden and others.