showcase magazine May 2011paris issue 276
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, Eyesee, Hotel Banke, JPPS, KA2 Productions, La Moustache, LB Production, Mais Ou Et Donc, Midi:10 Productions, Photo Cine Rent, Studio Daguerre and Toolbox Productions.
Our cover photo was shot by Diane Sagnier.
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Eyesee Paris photo production
EyeSee is a full service production company for advertising, editorial and catalogue clients. Based in Paris, the company extends its reach through a worldwide network of production partners.
EyeSee collaborates with its clients at every stage of the creative process, providing art buying, casting, talent and location scouting, budget management, accommodation, transportation, catering and equipment rental. Alexandra le Gentil and her team of highly skilled producers strive to make every production a stress-free experience.
Enthusiastic, efficient and cost-effective define EyeSee’s way of working, with the company offering seamless solutions tailored to each individual client.
Recent productions include:
- Gauloises - Piment DDB. 3D Artist: Simon Danaher. AD: Yvan Hiot.
- Passion Beauté - Piment DDB. Photographer: Laurent Darmon. AD: Laura Czopp. Location: Paris.
- Quechua - Photographer: Michel Sedan. AD: Estelle Giordani. Location: New Zealand.
JPPS Paris photo production
JPPS is a Paris-based production company that specialises in personalised, high quality services for photo productions.
Whether shooting in France or worldwide, the company's multilingual skilled team provides precise knowledge of geography, logistics and international location possibilities.
Client references include Harrods, Repetto, Diesel, Max Mara, H&M, Rolex, Renault, BMW, Citroën, Peugeot, Perrier, IBM, Orange, Philip Morris, Holt Renfrew, Boden, Mac, Perrier, J D Williams, Peek & Cloppenburg and Louis Vuitton.
Contact Jacqueline Pusch or John Fanning and ask to see the company's portfolio of international location possibilities, including Paris, Stockholm, Edinburgh, the Amalfi Coast, Argentina and the South of France, to name just a few.
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.
Toolbox Productions Paris photo production
With 15 years experience throughout the world, Toolbox Productions has the right tools to assemble the cogs of photo production.
The company believes keeping both the photographer and client happy to be 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 smooth shooting through fun and great results.
Visit the website for more information.
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."
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:
- Doliallergie - Agency: Publicis Dialog. Photographer: Vincent Dixon.
- Leroy Merlin - Agency: Kuryo. Photographer: Peter Lippmann.
- Canal + - Photographer: Ilario Magali.
- Darjeeling - Agency: Piment DDB: Photographer: Jasmine Van Hevel.
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.
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 two main partners each have more than 20 years experience in worldwide productions and have an immense passion for photography.
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.
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LB Production Paris rental studios
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 also 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.
Altogether 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.
STUDIO DAGUERRE Paris rental studios
Studio Daguerre has been an emblematic and mythical place for photography and creation for over 35 years. Located in the heart of Paris' Rive Gauche, Daguerre includes five studios with three white cyclos dedicated to stills and video.
What makes Studio Daguerre special is it’s location, technical services and the close attention it pays to their clients’ satisfaction. Photographers and filmmakers have access to the studio’s modern and well-maintained equipment, with the Daguerre team available to make simple alterations and provide assistance. Studio Daguerre’s team of assistants and bilingual crew are also on hand to provide support under the direction of stage manager Philip Galand.
- SO DIGITAL is the company's digital department for client services both on site and on location, including capture, editing, complete equipment provision and experienced technicians.
- SO PROD is the production department, with services including location scouting, casting, lighting equipment and shooting support. The department provides complete organisation for every shoot, look book, catalogue, advertising campaign, editorial, making of, corporate video, TV production, and more.
- SO EVENTS is the department for product promotions, press presentations and showrooms.
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Photo Cine Rent Paris Camera/Accessories Film & Photography
PhotoCineRent is a full service camera and lighting rental facility located in the heart of Paris. Specialising in digital cinematography, the company's focus is to provide the best solutions and equipment regardless the size or budget of a production.
In the rental catalogue PhotoCineRent provides everything from DSLRs to Arri Alexas, Zeiss, Cooke and Angenieux Cine Optics, as well as practically every film set accessory imaginable.
PhotoCineRent is partner with Briese Lighting and carries every size and lamp configuration for Focus Reflectors. Professional equipment can also be purchased, with Cinedeck, Canon, Denz, Sony, Panasonic, Zeiss, Angemieux, O’Connor, and many more available. PhotoCineRent is also the French distributor for Arri Lighting.
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Hotel Banke Paris hotels
Hotel Banke, a superior four-star hotel, is located in the Opera district in the very heart of Paris and a stone's throw from Boulevard Haussmann and the Galeries Lafayette.
The hotel occupies a building dating from the beginning of the 20th century designed by architects Paul Friesse and Cassien Bernard, and the stately site sits at the junction of Rue La Fayette and Rue Pillet Will. The spacious lobby, closed off by a crystal dome installed 19 metres from the floor, retains the old counters from the former bank around a large mosaic; at present the hotel's bar and restaurant are found behind them.
Hotel Banke has 94 rooms, meeting rooms, a hamam steam room, sauna and gym. It also offers a unique opportunity to combine Spanish tradition and creative cuisine at Josefin Restaurant. There is also a glamorous cocktail bar, Lola Bar, that aims to become one of the most in-vogue spots in Paris.