Welcome to the Showcase Eastern Europe and The Balkans, brought to you by Production Paradise. This issue features some of the leading talents and services from the area.

More creative professionals and facilities for photographic and film production are available in our in Budapest (Photo / Film), Greece (Photo / Film), Istanbul (Photo / Film), Prague (Photo / Film), and Warsaw (Photo / Film) directories.

Brands and publications including Vogue, McDonald's, Honda, Lexus, among others, have trusted these professionals with their latest advertising campaigns and editorial shoots.

Be sure to catch our recommended events:

  • Karel Otto Hrubý: Retrospective at House of Photography, Prague, until 21st May. The exhibition will include live photography, portraits, landscapes, photographs of the city in its transformations, theatre photography and staged photography from this important figure of Czech contemporary photography.
  • Warsaw 1945-1949: Rising from Rubble, until 3rd September at Museum of Warsaw. The exhibition presents a unique character of the city being rebuilt thanks to a collective effort. It follows the process of transforming ruins into rubble, and then into building material from which the Varsovians constructed their own future.

Our cover image was shot by Tibor Galamb, a personal  project where he combined portraits with rendered backgrounds.