Thom Carroll

Thom Carroll

Thom Carroll is Photographer and Photo Editor for PhillyVoice.com. Based in Philadelphia, he is intrigued by how people live, interact, create and love. His photographs initiate communication, provoke thought and help contribute to the overall understanding of those living in cultural difference. He strives to maintain a healthy and positive lifestyle through his love of exploring and learning, biking, climbing, nature and yoga. Follow him on Instagram @Thom_Carroll.

thom@phillyvoice.com

November 18, 2017

National Dog Show

15 photos from the National Dog Show

The National Dog Show hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia was scheduled to take place on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 18-19 2017, at the Greater PhiladelphIa Expo Center. Here is a photo gallery made on Saturday of the competition.

November 10, 2017

Clubs

PHOTOS: Fitler Club, 'a new lifesyle concept' coming spring 2019

Billed as a “new lifestyle concept” coming to Philly, Fitler Club, at 2400 Market St., will open in the spring of 2019.

October 11, 2017

Historic Preservation

15 PHOTOS: Rare roof restoration uses material from Japan's Imperial forest

Two Japanese artisans from the Tanigami Roofing Co. in Nara, Japan have come to Philadelphia to make repairs on the roof of the Shofuso Japanese House and Tea Garden in Fairmount Park. Only 100 people in the world are skilled to build or repair traditional Hinoki roofs. This is a photo essay on how the process works.

September 21, 2017

Fundraising

New Jersey leaders unite to support lung cancer research

The Cooper Foundation of Cooper University Health Care and Ponzio’s Diner-Bakery-Bar hosted the the Seventh Annual Jim Fifis Lung Cancer Research Fund Dinner to benefit the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. Guests attended Ponzio’s in Cherry Hill showing support for lung cancer research and to raise awareness of the dangers of smoking. Prior to his passing in 2007, Jim Fifis, a long-time owner of Ponzio's, asked his sons to advocate for a cure to lung cancer.

August 22, 2017

Yoga

Photos: Stand-up paddle board AcroYoga

Photos: SUP Acroyoga

August 14, 2017

Tattoos

15 (Wild) photos from the 'Tattoo Beach Bash'

The Wildwood Tattoo Beach Bash was held at the Wildwoods Convention Center on the boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ, this past weekend, from Aug. 11 - Aug. 13. The annual event attracted hundreds of people looking to get tattooed and over-200 booth's worth of artists, including many that have appeared on the Spike television series, "Ink Master." 

August 10, 2017

Art Exhibition

Photos: Swarm of 'Fireflies' to take over the Parkway

As part of the centennial celebration of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Artist Cai Guo-Qiang is bringing 27-pedicabs affixed with around 1000 LED lanterns to swarm the parkway spanning from City Hall to the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

August 8, 2017

Performing Arts

15 photos from the Ghostly Circus – beautifully bizarre, it's held within a historic cemetery

Set deep in Laurel Hill Cemetery amongst the mausoleums and gravestones honoring the dead, came an evening of aerial and flow arts performances created by 7textures.

August 2, 2017

Music Festival

15 photos from the 2017 XPoNential Music Festival

The 2017 XPoNential Music Festival Presented by Subaru was held Friday, July 28, through Sunday July 30, on the Camden Waterfront at Wiggins Park and the BB&T Pavilion. Here is a photo gallery from the festival.

July 13, 2017

Events

10 photos of acrobats performing 'DreamCycle' (in various states of undress)

New England-based circus troop, Cirque Us, stopped in Philadelphia for 2 days of performances on their Summer 2017 East Coast tour. In their latest show entitled ‘DreamCycle,’ the performers, ranging in age from 19-23, transported audiences through time into a dream-like state while breaking down the boundaries of traditional circus.

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