showcase paris issue 249 Dec 2010Featuring creative talent and services from the most exciting production locations
Welcome to the latest issue of Showcase Paris, brought to you by Production Paradise. We present the very best of visual media industry, with more information available in our dedicated Photo and Film directories.
Production Paradise has recently launched a new marketplace for industry professionals to post ads, job offers, sell equipment and much more. Our members automatically get a prioritised position.
In this Showcase we present the leading companies and top professionals currently working out of Paris: 5600 K° Productions, Cendrine Gabaret, Digitaline, François Kalife, JPPS, KA2 Productions, La Moustache, LB Production, Ma&Ma Photographers, Mais ou et donc, Midi:10 Productions, RVZ & Bastille RVZ, StylGraphic, Toolbox Productions, Yoann Stoeckel.
Our cover photo was shot by Cédric Bihr.
- photo agents
Cendrine Gabaret Paris Photographers Agent
Cendrine Gabaret represents a pool of creative artists, photographers and storyboarders. Each talent occupies their own unique universe, allowing the company to provide high value solutions for all types of production.
Cendrine proudly introduces two new talents, Juliet Taylor and Michael Terzi Panossian, whom readers can discover more about on the website.
Recent work includes advertising campaigns for Orange and Queshua with Patrick Messina, Samsung with Andy Glass, and editorial assignments including a series by Jerome Brezillon for Liberation.
For all types of project, Cendrine Gabaret enjoys finding the best way to produce leading images and believes that strong pictures are the key to strong communication.
Ma&Ma Photographers Paris Photographers Agent
MA&MA represents a pool of creative photographers based in France, Germany, the UK, Italy and the USA.
Its team of multicultural talents allows MA&MA to produce highly creative work for all types of projects.
Visit the website for more information.
François Kalife Paris Photographer
Francois Kalife began his career in advertising for McCann Erickson Paris. He went on to work as an art director for Bates, FCB and MPA (Estee Lauder Group).
He has been working in photography since 2002 and is recognised in every domain, including fashion, portraiture, music, cinema, still life, automotive and digital imagery. He has shot many celebrities who are attracted by his unique approach.
Clients include brands such as Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci, Jean Paul Gaultier, Oscar de la Renta, Escada, Kenzo, Boucheron, Clinique, Estee Lauder, Lancome, Givenchy, Helena Rubinstein, Shu Uemura, Sisley, Biotherm, L'Oreal, Nivea, BMW and EMI Music.
Visit his website for more information.
Yoann Stoeckel Paris Photographer
Paris-based photographer Yoann Stoeckel shoots portrait, lifestyle and advertising images. Having spent a number of years travelling and living in some of the world’s most culturally diverse countries, he has created a genuinely poetic and realistic personal style.
A creative use of both available and studio light along with a willingness to explore the sensibilities of each subject is what defines his portraiture, while his lifestyle photography constantly searches for the gaps between the human and natural environments.
Yoann's images demonstrate a precise use of composition that balances poignantly on the line between reality and fiction. Using modern photographic tools he composites digitally manipulated imagery of his particular vision of modern life.
Clients include Wallpaper, Monocle, Le Monde and Liberation, and advertising agencies such as Lowe Strateus.
Visit his website or call Yoann direct on +33 670 34 35 72 for more information.
- equipment rent
RVZ & BASTILLE RVZ Paris Rental Equipment
Since 1988, RVZ has been building a strong reputation for its wide range of modern equipment, including flashes, digital solutions, continuous daylight, Tungsten, Fluo, Led, special effects, grip and accessories, power, location vans, equipment vans and trucks.
The company aims to be the first to introduce to the market innovative products and modern equipment, all maintained by a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals.
RVZ has just opened a second location at the Bastille in the heart of Paris. All the equipment that can be found at the company's 2000 m² Malakoff location is now available at the Bastille, with convenient access and an additional testing space.
Visit the website, email or call 33(0)1 47 46 17 00 (Malakoff) or +33(0)1 46 27 52 27 (Bastille) for more information.
- rental studios
LB Production Paris Rental Studio
Located on the Left Bank in the heart of Paris, LB Production operates the largest cyclo studio in the city. With car access to its 250 m², 5m+ height studio, facilities include a mezzanine comprising make-up cabin and bathroom, along with a smaller cyclo studio measuring 75 m², also with a height of 5m+ and mezzanine space.
All together the studio offers 460 m² of fully furnished facilities with the latest digital capture solutions and post production services, including Phase One P40+/P65+ and Hasselblad H3D50 along with the latest generation of electronic flashes from Broncolor Scoro and Profoto Pro 8.
- photo production
5600 K° Productions Paris Photo Production
Thanks to over 15 years of experience, 5600° K Productions is specialised in the production of advertising photography.
The company's strong and attentive team aligns technical know-how with a pronounced sense of art direction, taking care to meet the specific demands of every client.
"Our driving principle is simple: The shared satisfaction of a job agreeably finished."
JPPS Paris Photo Production
JPPS is located in Paris and offers full service photography production with extensive worldwide experience.
Client references include:
- Rolex in Australia, New Zealand, Marseille and Italy.
- Diesel in Sardinia and Luisa Cerano in London and Madrid.
- BMW in Scotland, London, Paris and Lyon; Renault in Barcelona, Marseille and Nice.
- Philip Morris in Argentina.
- Givenchy in the deserts of Morocco.
- Harrods at the Ritz and Max Mara at the Meurice in Paris.
Other clients include: H&M, Repetto, Rolf Benz, Laurèl, Peek & Cloppenburg, Nivea, Mircosoft, New Man, J D Williams, Perrier, Holt Renfrew, J P Boden, Mac and Louis Vuitton.
Finding the right location for each client’s project and providing a high standard in personalised production service is JPPS' vocation. Contact Jacqueline Pusch or John Fanning or check the website for more information, being sure to visit the 'Point of View' photo exhibition.
KA2 Productions Paris Photo Production
Created in 2000, KA2 Productions is a full service photo production company based in Paris, with extensive worldwide experience.
KA2 provides complete production support for all print shoots, including scouting, casting, studio rental, crew booking, transport, airport transfers and accommodation. The company provides services considering the optimal cost-effectiveness for each individual client.
Production references include:
- Samsung - Agency: Hérézie. Photographer: Ronan Merot.
- DPAM - Agency: Isobar. Photographer: Louis Decamp.
- Lucien Barrière - Agency: TBWA Corporate. Photographer: Régis Fialaire.
- Voici - Agency: Leo Burnett. Photographer: Ilario Magali.
La Moustache Paris Photo Production
Established in 2005, La Moustache is a full service production company specialised in photo shoots.
Passionate about photography, La Moustache adapts resources to meet the needs of each individual project. Based in Paris, the company's extended network permits clients to take advantage of numerous location opportunities throughout France. La Moustache also has experience producing for clients in several countries around the world.
Visit the new website for more information.
mais ou et donc Paris Photo Production
mais ou et donc is a full service photo production company based in Paris. With 20 years of experience in still production and location scouting, mais ou et donc handles all shoot logistics with the support of an excellent team of local technicians and worldwide network partners.
The company works closely with clients to deliver a personalised service for every project.
Visit the website for more information.
Midi:10 productions Paris Photo Production
Created in 1999, Midi:10 is a full-service photo production company with an experienced, highly-qualified and energetic team that can provide answers to all of its' clients creative and budgetary needs.
The company firmly believes in the need for the best combination of smooth logistics and personable service.
Visit the website or call +33(0)1 56 08 23 10 to meet the team.
Toolbox Productions Paris Photo Production
Run by Fred, Nico and Jérémie, Toolbox Productions believes that keeping both photographer and client happy is the essential ingredient for any successful shoot.
Producing a quality image in the best of conditions is of prime importance, and with boundless energy and eager anticipation Toolbox aims to provide the best service and smoothest shooting through fun and great results.
Visit the website for more information.
- post production
StylGraphic Paris Post Production
Passionate about photography, StylGraphic mastered his skills with work for luxury brands including Cartier, Dior, L'Oréal and Paco Rabanne.
He produces a range of photomontage, retouching and colour management work for photographers, agencies and individual clients alike across every genre of photography, including beauty, jewellery, packaging, cars and still life.
- cgi 3d rendering
Digitaline Paris 3D production & post production
Digitaline is a leading post production company specialising in film and photography.
Based in Paris, Digitaline meets clients’ needs through an innovative and ambitious approach whilst maintaining the highest standards of quality and performance.
The company uses state-of-the-art technical knowledge and manages all editing work related to visual effects, 3D animation, character design, motion design, matte painting, digital retouching and colour grading.