TESTIMONIALS... Kind words from friends, colleagues, and complete strangers. Where possible, permission was given to post comments here. (Links below are to the represented businesses or individuals referenced. If your name/comment is listed here and you'd like a link included, or would prefer to be removed, please email me at the address below. I appreciate everyone's encouragement and support of my work!)

 

  • "Tom Leu is Lord of the Lens! INSANE PICS! He is awesome." - Valierie King, Editor in Chief, RockRevolt Magazine
  • "Just took a moment to visit your website . . . AMAZING! I am not a professional photographer myself, but my father is, so I do know a little about photography and your work is absolutely stunning. Please keep up with the Rockford pictures..." - Joanna Skelcy
  • "Tom, LOVE, LOVE your site! I am intrigued by your "21 Days of Distinction" - Thank you for the inspiration!" - Audrey Pilcher
  • "In a word: E X P L O S I V E... what talent you have..." - Dr. Joan Kole

 

Michael WiltonMichael Wilton

 

"That photographer is a master genius." - Laura Perez on Queensryche's Facebook page

 

 

Def LeppardDef Leppard

 

 

"I've seen about 1,000 photos of the Def Leppard tour so far, and this one blew me away... captures everything that is great about a Leppard show. Great shot Tom Leu." - RockBrigadeForum via Instagram

 

 

Can't Touch ThisCan't Touch This

 

 

"Tom, your photogaphy and photo editing is amazing; thank you for posting! Your photos are killer!" - Mike Blaisdell

 

"Tom, those pictures are F****** INCREDIBLE!!!" - Jimmy Johnson

 

 

BookingBooking

 

"I can't say if I was standing right where you are if I would have had the eye to see this shot. I am glad you see something when others think there is nothing to see and you capture and share it. I will without a doubt be trying to open my eyes to more than what my eyes can see. I love Tom Leu's work. Amazing photographer." - Mike McQuerter

"Love the depth, also contrast of the two sides and the rich color. And the angles, always the angles." - Mona Marie

 

 

WallyWallySpeaking from personal experience, behind the drum kit can be both an exhausting and exhilarating place at the same time.

 

"You're very talented Tom! I always look for your pics. Thanks bro!" - Ringo Nelson

"You are amazing!!!!! Wow. Epic."Gregg DeCarlo

"Incredible image Tom. What vision you possess!"CiJay Pikula

"That would make a great poster!" - Mike Gates

 

 

Iowa80Iowa80

 

"Just amazing bro." - Jeffrey Bailey

"Your pictures are incredible. Amazing… You're an artist. Never had pics grab my attention like yours do." - Joey Hudnall

"A mysteriously beautiful shot that draws me in. Very nicely done. It looks like a promo poster for a movie I would LOVE to see…" - Roland Michelli

 

 

Eric Turner of WarrantEric Turner of Warrant

 

"This is off the charts Thomas. You have outdone yourself!"Bill Cook

"Magnificent shot!" - Travis Cazel

"Whoa! Awesome shot!!" - Trisha Wilks Peters

 

 

Beat but BeautifulBeat but Beautiful

 

"When [my husband] got home from NYC, he got to open his Father's Day Gift to find this photo and another waiting for him! We'll be getting them framed in the coming weeks for his office." - Kaylyn Butler Conover

"Bad ass!!" - Phil Ryan

"Love this photo!" - Jimmy Fuson

 

 

John CorabiJohn Corabi

 

 

"Sometimes I wonder just how many awesome shots you have tucked away that you haven't shared yet. Great shot as usual. That photo should be gracing the front or back of a CD." - Mike McQuerter

"Concert photography is an incredible art form that not many can do. Love your pics man, keep rockin' it! \m/" - Rebecca Eldred

 

 

Live Music PerformanceLive Music Performance

 

 

 

"Tom, you are truly amazing!!!!"Gregg DeCarlo

"What a beautiful picture!" - Kerry Saunders Jerrett

 

 

 

RIPT-2013RIPT-2013

 

 

"DAYUM!! Far and away THE BEST photo I've seen come out of Whiskeys Roadhouse yet!!
Brilliant Tom!"
- CiJay Pikula

"My favorite shot of the band. This should be an album cover." - Mara Zahnle

 

 

Jodi Kell of Losing ScarletJodi Kell of Losing Scarlet

 

"Another great shot. So much talent. Tom you Rock man!" - Mick Jacobson

"Um, hot, hot, hot!! Amazing pic." - Yvette Bonny

"Awesome pic! Can I get a poster size?" - Tina DeBartolo Kell

 

 

1950 Mercury1950 Mercury

 

 

 

"I love your auto photos Tom! Actually, all your photos!" - Thomas Woroniak

 

 

Chicago 2011Chicago 2011

 

 

 

"That is a big WOW!!! Stunning." - Michele Landon

 

 

 

Ford FalconFord Falcon

 

 

 

"Oh my Tom!! This is.... Wow can't even pick a word to describe this! I love everything about this!"CiJay Pikula

 

 

 

Brad Elvis of The HandcuffsBrad Elvis of The Handcuffs

 

 

"Wow, that is one amazing photo." - Chris Geisler

"I want a poster of that!" - Brian Melody

"Brilliant picture!" - Kay Almlie

 

 

 

Bir Sur BayBir Sur Bay

 

 

"No way I would have got this shot like you have, but I would have turned around to take it like you did. Way too beautiful… you have a great eye!!" - Wendy Sutton

"So beautiful and haunting all at the same time! Incredible work Tom!"CiJay Pikula

 

 

 

Mitch & MikaylaMitch & Mikayla

 

"That pic is adorable, Tom. You definitely have a gift for 'seeing things'." - Sara Helmick Godvik

"What an amazing picture, Tom. That right there tells me that you're doing what you were meant to do." - Patrick Phillips

"Tom..my friend... with your lens YOU captured the moment PERFECTLY and the reaction from everyone brings to light that your photos ARE art... The intent is to capture something beautiful and timeless. You have succeeded, and for that..I thank you." - Mitch Brechon

 

 

Tesla-Frank HannonTesla-Frank Hannon

 

 

 

"Man this is killer! This photograph makes my heart pump and spine tingle." - Gregory Michael Stahl

"This is stellar Tommy!" - Bill Cook

"We have an interview coming up with Frank..., let us know if we could credit you for this." - John Parks, Legendary Rock Interviews

 

 

 

 

 

"This is phenomenal. I've been captivated by this image since I first saw it. It begs the question "How'd he do that?", but the question is rhetorical. I don't really want the answer. Like a magician who tells how the trick is done, the magic is gone."CiJay Pikula

 

 

 

Please comment on images within any gallery, the Guestbook (link below), or via email at 16imaging@gmail.com - thanks very much! - Tom