showcase magazine May 2012paris issue 340
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.
In this Showcase we present the leading companies and top professionals currently working in Paris: 711rent, Andreas B. Krueger, Conti Sud Productions, Eyesee, Hanne Evans Production Services, JPPS, KA2 Productions, LB Production, Mais Ou Et Donc, Midi:10 productions, Octopix, Olivier Duperrin, Photo Cine Rent and RVZ.
Our cover photo was shot by Lionel Gasperini.
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Hanne Evans Production Services Paris commercials production
Historically based in Nice in the South of France and with Paris and Atlantic Coast offices recently opened in 2010, Hanne Evans Production Services offers full production support for films, photos, videos and events throughout France and across Europe.
The company speaks “production”, understands clients' briefs and can suggest cost effective solutions in order to achieve a brilliant end result.
"You need it - We do it."
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Conti Sud Productions Montpellier photo production
Since 2007, Montpellier-based Conti Sud Productions has been offering all inclusive production services ranging from scouting to crew booking, casting and set design, providing whatever is needed to ensure a successful shoot.
Through a wide network of partner companies around the world, Conti Sud Productions guarantees top quality services and efficient cost solutions for productions worldwide.
Conti Sud Productions offers more than 500 houses to rent for photo productions across France, Belgium, Ibiza, Bali and around the world.
Client references include Louis Vuitton, LVMH, Persol, L'Occitane, Roche Bobois, Lin Vosges, La Redoute and Cyrillus.
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 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:
- Sergent Major - Score DDB. Photographer: Valérie Mathilde. AD: Laura Czopp.
- La Banque Postale - M&C Saatchi Gad. Photographer: Coco Amardeil. AD: Thomas Vauchel.
- Yves Rocher - M&C Saatchi Gad. Photographer: Cédric Porchez. AD: CArole Charbonnier.
- Quechua Chile - Fred & Farid. Photographer: Dimitri Lundt.
JPPS Paris photo production
Located in Paris and run by Jacqueline Pusch and John Fanning, JPPS offers global production consulting for advertising and editorial shoots of any size. Their vast experience and a reliable international network allows for successful shoots worldwide.
Over the years, the pair's unrelenting enthusiasm, energy and endurance has been appreciated by clients including Louis Vuitton, Hugo Boss, Max Mara, Harper's Bazaar, Harrods, GQ, Vogue, H&M, Repetto, Diesel, Peek & Cloppenburg, Boden, Holt Renfrew, BMW, Renault, Citroën, Peugeot, IBM, Orange, Philip Morris, Perrier and Rolex.
Please contact Jacqueline or John on +33 1 44 08 80 22 or by email 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.
KA2 Productions Paris photo production
KA2 Production is a full service photographic production company working within the advertising and fashion industries.
The company offers a range of services, including photographic production, budget management, on site co-ordination, location scouting, casting, art buying, equipment hire, transport and accommodation.
Recent clients include EDF, Renault, Nestlé, Darjeeling, Catimini, Kiloutou and Bonobo.
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.
Octopix Paris photo production
Created in 1999, Octopix is a full service production company based in Paris. Octopix provides experienced multilingual coordinators, friendly assistants and effective technicians to make shoots run as smoothly as possible.
The agency offers the largest location database in France and loves the challenge of finding that "impossible" location in France and throughout the world. Octopix also includes casting and set design services.
The agency adapts to creative and budget expectations for clients as diverse as Louis Vuitton, Microsoft and Vogue, to name just a few.
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Andreas B. Krueger Paris portrait photographer
Andreas B. Krueger grew up in Berlin and now works as a photographer and director between Paris and Berlin.
Andreas focuses on portrait, documentary and interior photography, always thriving on tearing down borders between photographic genres. He regularly exposes his pictures, with his artwork essential to his approach towards moving and still images.
Clients include Publicis, UNESCO, Warner Music, FutureBrand, Orange France, BNP Paribas, Der Spiegel and Madame Figaro.
Visit his website for more information.
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Olivier Duperrin Paris casting director
Photo shoot casting director Olivier Duperrin is based in Paris and has been finding ideal faces for clients since 2004.
Visit the website for more information.
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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 250m², 5m+ high studio, facilities also include a mezzanine comprising make-up cabin and bathroom along with a smaller cyclo studio measuring 75m², also with a height of 5m+ and a mezzanine space.
Altogether the studio offers 460m² 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.
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Photo Cine Rent Paris camera/LIGHTING/grip
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 and Sony F65, Zeiss, Leica, 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 Canon, Nikon, Blackmagic, Profoto, Sony, Panasonic, Zeiss, Fujinon, O’Connor, and many more available. PhotoCineRent is also the French distributor for Arri Lighting.
RVZ Paris CAMERA/PHOTOGRAPHY/LIGHTING
For clients looking to shoot in Paris, Morocco, or anywhere else for that matter, RVZ's highly experienced team of 35 professionals is available for all production needs.
- Flashes - Profoto, Broncolor, Briese, Elinchrom, Multiblitz.
- Digital capture - Phase One, Canon, Nikon, Hasselblad, Leaf.
- Cameras - Red Epic M, Scarlet, Canon EOS C300, Alexa.
- HMI / Tungsten - Arri, K5600, Desisti, Dedolight.
- Fluos / LEDs - Kino Flo, Lite Panels, Cineled.
- Softboxes, frames, textiles, effects and specific accessories including wind and smoke machines.
- Props, make-up stations, folding tables, chairs, boxes.
- Dollies and accessories.
- Lighting grips, stands, power distribution, trucks, location vans, generators.
Contact RVZ at Paris-Malakoff on +33 (0)1 47 46 17 00, Paris-Bastille +33 (0)1 46 27 52 27, or in Marrakech on +212 (0)5 24 30 14 20.
711rent Paris camera/ accessories photography
711rent has opened its doors in Paris!
711rent is one of the leading professional photography equipment rental companies, supporting productions worldwide with lighting, grip and camera equipment. Stores are located in Amsterdam, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg and now Paris.
The new Parisian store is conveniently located and easy to reach, offering the company's renowned service and full range of equipment.
New equipment available in all stores:
- Bron Para 88: The Bron parabolic (88 cm in diameter) is very good for beauty and portrait photography. Compatible with Bron Flash lamps and Bron 800 / 575 HMi systems.
- Arri M40: The Arri Max-Reflector is now available in 2.5- and 4KW versions.
- Canon: The brand new Canon EOS 5D Mark III. 22.3 MP sensor, better filming features, faster auto-focus and six frames per-second that sets a new standard for DSLR cameras.
- Mole Wind Machine: The stylish, powerful and silent Mole Richardson Wind Machine.