austria Jun 2020


making of Vienna Full Service Production and Talents Agents

Making Of, by Martina Cerny, has been a trustworthy partner in the field of photo production for more than 20 years. Based in Vienna, Austria, the agency has been a vital player in the local production industry. 

During the current Covid-19 pandemic the agency and its team have been working tirelessly to implement safe and generally applicable measures to ensure a smooth workflow with partners, clients, and employees, both as a contact for questions regarding health-safety precautions during the production and as an agent for professional and competent artists from the fields of hair & make up, fashion, food and set styling. Thanks to a well-sorted in-house fashion and props archive, productions can be handled independently and organised from the central location in the city of Vienna.

"For our clients, we are offering a wide range of tailor-made solutions. As of summer 2020, we could complete our services with the category of fashion design. With the designer Andreas Fischbacher, a congenial partner entered our agency. Collaborating with various fashion designers such as Calvin Klein, Trussardi, and Helmut Lang, he is used to working ahead of his time. His last collection, which he designed for the renowned Fair Trade label Anukoo, focuses entirely on sustainable fashion."

Digitalstore Vienna EQUIPMENT Rent, Dealer and Studio

The DIGITALSTORE Vienna is the largest retailer of digital photography products for semi-professional and professional users in Austria.
The Studio D, their new 125m2 rental studio for professional photographers and videographers, is located in the heart of Vienna. The DIGITALSTORE wants to support photographers during these difficult times, so they are now offering all professional photographers a special -50% discount on their rental studio, Studio D, as well as on professional rental equipment.

If you have any questions or would like to book the photo studio, please contact them.

Visit the website or follow DIGITALSTORE on Instagram for further information.

Kirchgasser Photography Vienna advertising photographers

Behind Kirchgasser Photography hide the creative heads of Lukas Kirchgasser and Stefanie Primessnig. As a team of two, Kirchgasser Photography has a deep dedication to quality and always aims to go the extra mile for their clients. Lukas and Stefanie accompany you from the initial idea to the final photo - from planning and conceptualisation all the way to the technical realisation and post production.

Clients benefit from their wide range of photographic services, from food and drink photography to still life as well as people, lifestyle and advertising photography.

The list of their customers reads like a 'Who's-Who' of good taste and includes, alongside top chefs and restaurants, advertising agencies, premium brands as well as luxury hotels.

Visit the website for more information.

Martin Lugger Vienna people & lifestyle photographers

Outdoor photography is an important part of Martin's portfolio, but he also focuses on people, lifestyle and architecture, always trying to find exceptional perspectives.

For Martin, commissioned photography is an exciting process of communication. The ability to trace the original character of people, moods and situations with a high level of empathy is reflected in his projects, which have led him across Europe.

See more of his recent work on his website or through Instagram and get in touch to discuss the details of your upcoming project.

Friedrich Jansenberger Vienna Food & Drink and Still Life Photographers

Friedrich Michael Jansenberger is a master photographer with a modern studio in Vienna and almost 30 years of experience. 

He specialises in food, advertising and still life photography for the food industry, winemakers and market. 

His clear and concise style with focus on the essentials always let the product speak for itself.

Despite COVID-19, production has continued in his studio, meeting all safety requirements, and he is ready for further new challenges.

Christian Vorhofer Innsbruck Corporate and Advertising Photographers

Based in Austria and working for clients all over Europe, industry photographer Christian Vorhofer follows one approach in all projects, may it be for fresh startups, small family-run businesses or large-scale corporations. Christian keeps always a strong focus on their products or services, enriched by complex lighting and a creative approach to situations that allows him to create visual worlds with the power to transmit impactful messages. Open landscapes, iconic architecture or impressive industrial halls set the stage and form the perfect frame.

"Technical professionalism provides the base, using on-site opportunities creatively is key – everything in close collaboration with the customer."

Featured in this Showcase are pictures for Egger Group and Montanwerke AG, two of Christian’s long-standing customers, as well as productions for TechnoAlpin’s innovative product Snowroom and for Austrian road safety specialist Swareflex. Projects in real life surroundings for These Moments, a coffee roaster startup Unbound and Westend61 are also presented.

A behind the scenes video with Lindner Traktoren provides a deeper insight in how Christian works on set.

Mona Lorenz Vienna food & drink photographers

Mona Lorenz is based in one of the most beautiful areas in the center of Austria. She has many years of experience mainly focusing on food, still life and lifestyle.

She loves both working on location and in her studio, which is equipped with a kitchen and her ever evolving and extensive prop room.

Mona puts a high degree of authenticity into every piece of work which results in expressive images that transport a lot of feeling.

That’s what clients like Resch&Frisch, Unimarkt, Rewe, Wiberg as well as several advertising agencies and book publishers appreciate in the working relationship they build with her. Mona loves to cooperate in an easy-going way with her freelance team of stylists and chefs.

Her 'Blueberries' photo was awarded this June with 'highly commended' in the Food & Beverages category at the Siena Awards 2020.

Andre Schönherr Innsbruck Sport, Outdoor and Landscape Photographers

Andre Schönherr is an Austria-based photographer, focusing on commercial sports and outdoor photography. 

Living in the Austrian Alps, the mountains are his favourite place to be and work. That makes him a great choice when shooting in challenging conditions and terrain. Photography takes him around the world, from Greenland to the Sahara Desert or the Mongolian Steppe, creating bold imagery for his clients with a unique style. 

Andre’s experience makes him a reliable partner who delivers only best results. He is an easy-going guy who never loses focus and is fun to work with. 

He recently received his second QEP Certificate by the Federation of European Photographers.

Stefan Csáky Vienna People & Lifestyle and Sport Photographers

Stefan Csáky is a Vienna-based photographer specialised in portrait, people and sports photography.

His pictures rarely rely on good luck; he is always looking fort he right location, time and light to set his protagonists into scene.

With his experience of over 20 years in the photography business, he knows how to get the most out of portraits and action shots while beeing able to recognise the clients' needs.

His portfolio includes work for clients like Schwedenbomben, Coca-Cola, Österreichische Klassenlotterien, Erste Bank, HP, Boards & More and Uniqa

Stefan loves traveling, and he is looking forward to do it now that the borders in Europe are opening.

Dieter Brasch Vienna Food & Drink and Advertising Photographers

"The Corona pandemic presents us all with a new challenge and we now need to find the right way to help each other in the future, so our work can continue being succesful."

As a creative person, Dieter Brasch has always been familiar with the advantages of technology and has used the digital possibilities as a means of communication to be able to work for customers across geographical distances. These skills allow him to develop a clear understanding of his customers' needs.

Dieter believes that behind every critical situation there is always a creative solution. He would like to maintain his work philosophy and implement his ideas in his work, because that is his ultimate goal.

At the moment, full of enthusiasm, Dieter Brasch is working on his new calendar project for 2021, about the World Heritage-listed Mexican Cuisine. Photography remains a source of inspiration and excitement for Dieter.

Stefan Leitner Vienna advertising photographers

Stefan Leitner is an advertising photographer based in Graz. He started his career as a professional photographer in 2009.

Besides his photography work, he is also available for full service productions. His services include: management, scouting, booking, photography, post-production, video and more.

His passion for the great outdoors makes him a good choice for location shoots in difficult terrain. Stefan feels at home across several fields of photography and always looks forward to getting the best results. All in all, he is an easy-going guy.

Ateliers Philipp Kreidl Vienna Interiors and Architecture Photographers

Photographer Philipp Kreidl is based in Vienna and has more than 30  years' experience, during which he has touched on many areas of photography, including people and lifestyle, portraiture, still life and travel.

Over the last years, Philipp has specialised more in architecture, exterior and interior, portraiture and celebrity photography.

Philipp's national and international clients range from architects to corporate clients and magazines, who all share an appreciation for his efficiency and experience when realising projects. He creates sensitive compositions and delivers high quality work across image editing and retouching.