showcase spain issue 278 May 2011Featuring creative talent and services from the most exciting production locations
Welcome to the latest issue of Showcase Spain, brought to you by Production Paradise. We present the very best of the Spanish visual media industry, with more information available in our dedicated Photo and Film directories.
We recommend you to check out these events held in the upcoming months:
Also, don't forget to check out the offers from our network partners in Spain on marketplace.
Our cover image was shot by Edu García.
- film production companies
APRODUCTIONS Madrid commercial production
a productions is a full service production company made up of five main departments: photo, audiovisual, events, service and online. The company represents photographers, commercial directors, illustrators and 3D artists and provides art buying and full service for foreign companies needing production services for photo projects, commercials and events while working in Spain.
Photographers recently added to the a productions roster include Edo Kars, David Byun, John Dickey and Biel Capllonch.
The company also welcomed four new prestigious directors: Lino Escalera, Didier Kerbrat, Brent Bonacorso and Reuben Sutherland.
Latest photo projects include:
- Worldwide Turspain campaign shot by Ale Burset for McCann Erickson.
- Seat Ibiza Spotify shot by Biel Capllonch for Atlético International.
- Once shot by Bernardo Aja for Bassat Ogilvy.
- Central Lechera Asturian shot by Juanlu Real for Bassat Ogilvy.
- Ibercaja shot by Gonzaga Manso for ContrapuntoBBDO.
- Cruzcampo shot by Jesús Alonso for ContrapuntoBBDO.
- Mercedes-Benz shot by AlfonsoVQ for ContrapuntoBBDO.
The service division just finished a new spot with Cristiano Ronaldo for Clear Asia (Unilever).
Visit the company's brand new website for more information.
Camino Media Spain and Portugal Madrid production
Camino Media Film•Photo•Video is an American-managed production company providing full production services and location services with local teams strategically situated across Spain and Portugal for commercial, viral, corporate, factual and entertainment productions.
Clients regularly call upon the company's in-house production knowledge to ensure top-quality results in nearly every genre, in the most cost-effective manner and under the sunniest skies of Europe.
Clients include Canon, Reebok, O2 Telefónica, MTV, Google YouTube, BBC Learning Zone, National Geographic Channel, NEC and many more.
Local production teams in Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Valencia, Andalusia, Mallorca, Tenerife and Portugal shoot film, 3D, HD video and still photography. The company's production services provide a one-stop-shop for photo, film and video production, including location scouting and management, studio space, talent casting, equipment rental, English-speaking crew hire, and much more.
Visit the website for more information.
- photo production
Landing Zone Production Tenerife photo production
This Showcase features the latest published jobs from Landing Zone Production.
"We're already into summer here, but it's still not too hot and a little light breeze is more than welcome. We hope to see you soon for more collaborations!"
Visit the website for more information.
JOAN CUNÍ PRODUCER Barcelona photo production
Joan Cuní is a new member of Production Paradise. With 11 years of production experience, he provides full production support for all kind of advertising, catalogue and editorial projects with a reliable network of production resources across Spain and Portugal.
Visit his new website for more information.
Mallorca Flow Mallorca photo production
Mallorca Flow S.L. is a full-size production service company for photo, film and video productions. Located on the Mediterranean island of Majorca, clients can benefit from the island's well-developed infrastructure along with one of the greatest climates in Europe.
Photographer Daniel Schindler from Düsseldorf founded the young company in 2010. With an experienced international team, he has already made numerous demanding clients happy. Mallorca Flow offers a complete service range, from casting to location scouting and production management to team operation, accommodation, equipment and props. The company assumes local organisation so that clients can concentrate on the essentials.
Recent productions include Raimund Fritsche for BonPrix, Markus Roessle for Cornercard, Jan Rieckers and Joana Claro for Brigitte Magazine, Carlos Serrao for Saatchi&Saatchi and Procter & Gamble - Head & Shoulders campaign with 2009 Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button - and Planeroastudios with Stephan Haas for Aldi Sued.
Michael Berger and Astrid Moeller completed a testimonial shoot for C&A starring former footballer Mehmet Scholl. Julia Saller c/o Sternenfaenger shot a spread for Woman Magazine Austria, Beate Hansen produced material for fashion company Zaffiri, and Peter Godry photographed a series for Gerry Weber.
Fernando Alonso Madrid fashion photographers
Latest work from photographer Fernando Alonso:
- Magazine editorials for Shangay and Happy Woman.
- Fashion campaigns for Halloween Fever by Jesus del Pozo, Lolitas, Tonalá, Privée, Torio, Archeologíe, Dándara, MdM and LyD.
Visit his website for more information.
David Matellanes Madrid fashion photographers
David Matellanes shoots fashion and advertising photography in his own unique style. His intimate and highly personal photographs evoke a mysterious, seductive and dreamlike state that aims to transport his audience into a world of sensations.
David's dedication means he is involved from start to finish in all of his creative projects. He enjoys each part of the process and is only satisfied when he has achieved the goal of transmitting his emotions into his work.
Latest work includes:
- Editorials for XL Semanal and Stylissimo.
- Advertising for Sra. Rushmore and Senses.
- Fashion campaigns for Carmela Rosso, Chareli, Lola Valdueza and Monsi.
- models, actors, casting
Salvador Model Agency Barcelona fashion models
Salvador Models recently opened their new office in Madrid and the team is reaping the fruits of the hard work of the last months:
- Juan Renedo – Besides his supporting role in Hispania, he participated in a commercial for Danone Savia with Jesús Vázquez
- Christophe Carón made an editorial for Rude Magazine
- Ana Gallego is in Campari’s European campaign
The Barcelona office has also had a busy period:
- Fashion / International Department: Charlotte Vega for Joyas Vidal, International model Agata for Raimond Bundó catalogue, Haitz for Key’s lingerie catalogue in Poland.
- Commercials department: Mario Sánchez shot KIA’s worldwide campaign and Volkswagen chose Maria Huerga for their spot.
- Kids Department: Alex Buenaventura for Custo’s runway show, Bianca Millo and Sagar Vilanova for Yo Dona, Selene Millo for Naif magazine.
- Actors department: Alejandro Muñoz has recently joined the agency and is part of the series 'La Riera'; Marcos Rubio is in the cast of the new sitcom 'Dues Dones Diviens' and REC3 will include Charlotte Vega and child actors Judith Linares, Ivan Luengo and María Cortés.
Motor Option Barcelona camera car
Motor Option Barcelona has increased its fleet of camera cars, assistance vehicles, cabin trucks and prop vehicles, with the addition of the new Pick Up Ford Ranger 4x4, the biggest in its category in Spain.
The new Ford Ranger truck is perfect for material transportation in places with difficult access and for moving lighting. It includes a big space for flat load (280cms x 160cms) with an antiskid surface. This vehicle will be a big help for gaffers, assistants and camera and production crews.
It is also perfect for transporting Motor Option's tracking vehicles: 6-wheel quad, camera bike and the electric golf caddy.
- rental studios
Q17 Studios Madrid rental studios
Q17 is a multidisciplinary space covering 550 m², with natural light, cyclorama, dressing room, private VIP area, kitchen and on site parking. The company has vast experience in photography and publicity work and has collaborated in events alongside Shakira, Paz Vega, Jon Kortajarena, Manolo Blahnik, Iker Casillas, Xavi Alonso and Fernando Llorente.
Photographers: Peter Lindbergh, Nico, Xevi Muntané, Daniel Riera, Phillipe Milton,Ouka Leele,Quentin de Briey,Sergi Pons, Jesús Alonso,Jordi Socías, Chús Antón, José Aragón, Nacho Pinedo, Alique, Hunter&Gatti, Juan Aldabaldetrecu, Rafa Gallar, Gonzalo Machado and David Dunan.
Campaigns: L’Oréal Paris, Blanco, Pantene, Havaianas, Springfield, Coca-Cola, El Corte Inglés, Inditex and Baume & Mercier.
Magazines: Vogue, Esquire, GQ, Harpers's Bazaar, Marie Claire, El País and Joyce.
Q17 offers professional lighting equipment powered by Studio Uno such as cinema lights and catwalk lighting, along with the latest photography equipment including Profoto, Kino Flo, Quantum and Arri HMI/Tungsten. Visit the website for more information.
Addict Studios Madrid rental studios
Addict Studios offers 500 m² of studio workspace with facilities including natural light, two a face cove, 100 KW power, 5-7m ceiling height, 25m shooting range, vehicle entrance, free parking at the door, rest and meeting areas, a fully equipped independent make-up and styling area, air conditioning, water shooting facilities, catering services, a fully equipped kitchen and free breakfast, experienced crews, free 12MB Wi-Fi and an iMac G5. Equipment rental includes Profoto (new Profoto 7b2 with Lition battery), Arri, Kinoflo and digital backs from Hasselblad (H3DII 31/39), PhaseOne (P45 plus), and Canon Mark II – Mark III and Canon 5D Mark II.
Recent work includes Pantene worldwide campaign, Braun, Grazia Magazine, Cruzcampo, Dominos Pizza, Adidas, Real Madrid Adidas, Seggitur, TurEspaña, Ford, Audi A7, Yodona Magazine and Universal Music.
Special shoots in Addict Studios include collaborations with Eugenio Recuenco, Rankin, Kutlu, Stephanie Pfriender, Ale Burset, Gary Prior, Bruno Dayan, Scott C., Nagi Sakay, Juan Gatti, Joan Alsina, Carlos Alsina, Juanluis Real, and many more.
Visit the website for more information about equipment, rates and special offers.
Centro Studios Madrid rental studios
Located in downtown Puerta del Sol, Centro Studios offers 800 m² for all types of photographic, film, casting and event production. The studios are fully equipped with lighting (Profoto), cameras and equipment for professionals who require 24/7 solutions. The company's digital department carries the latest technology, including Hasselblad H3DII 31/39, Phase One P45+, Canon Mark III and 5D Mark II cameras, and also offers technical advice, colour management, scanner facilities, certified proofs, fine art prints, digital retouching and CGI.
Recent campaigns include Freixenet, Burger King, Once, Xti, Pantene, Real Madrid Adidas, Privilege Spain, SIDA, Nike, Adidas, Tanqueray Gin, Lois and Havainas.
Magazines include Yo Dona, Marie Claire, V Magazine Spain, FHM, Rolling Stone, Neo 2, Vanidad, Tendencias, FHM Bionic, El Duende, Shangay, Oh My God, El Mundo, 40 Principales, El Magazine and Suplementos.
Photographers: Eugenio Recuenco, Jesús Alonso, Carlos Alsina, Joal Alsina, Javier Salas, Raúl Docasar, Sergi Margalef, Antonio Cordero, Isaac Morrel, Malcolm Birkett, Humberto Vignali, Alberto Escudero, Markus Rico, Daniel Alea, Pepe Ayma, Raúl Cordoba and Juan Luis Real.