Tomas Wüthrich
Alpha Universe

Tomas Wüthrich

Switzerland

I have to imagine pictures first to recognise them when they are suddenly around

About / Biography

Tomas Wüthrich lives in Switzerland and works worldwide for editorial and corporate clients. He grew up on a farm, made an apprenticeship as cabinet maker, worked with mentally handicapped people and began studying social work. In 1999 he attended a degree course for editorial photography at the Swiss School of Journalism, MAZ in Lucerne. Since 2001 he has worked as a freelance photojournalist. His award-winning reportages and portraits have been published in numerous publications such as GEO, Das Magazin and Die Zeit.  Alongside his professional work he pursues his own long-term projects. For his book "Doomed Paradise", he spent a lot of time in the Borneo rainforest with the last nomadic hunters and gatherers of the Penan tribe who are fighting against the destruction of their habitat.

Ambassador's cameras and lenses

ILCE-9

α9 featuring full-frame stacked CMOS sensor

ILCE-9

ILCE-7RM3

α7R III 35mm full-frame camera with autofocus

ILCE-7RM3

SEL2470GM

FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

SEL2470GM

SEL85F14GM

FE 85mm F1.4 GM

SEL85F14GM

SEL50F18F

FE 50mm F1.8

SEL50F18F

SEL70300G

FE 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G OSS

SEL70300G

SEL70200GM

FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS

SEL70200GM

SEL35F28Z

Sonnar T* FE 35mm F2.8 ZA

SEL35F28Z