23.03.2016: Spring is knocking on the door
Shot by Jana Gerberding for Jelmoli
Spring is a time to find out where you are, who you are, and move toward where you are going.
We are happy to release our latest work for Ikea, Jelmoli & Micasa and welcome our new production assistant fairy Joyce McInnis who joined us on March 1.
We are now looking forward to spring with flowers and birdsong and are prepared to face new challenges and eager to discover new projects.
MEL Y MEL wishes you all a wonderful spring!
24.12.2015: MERRY MERRY X-MAS & A HAPPY HAPPY 2016
Shot by Jana Gerberding for Jelmoli
MEL Y MEL is happy to have reached the festive season after an intense and productive year. With a full tank we are looking forward starting new projects in 2016.
We would like to say a big "Thank you" to all for a year of great cooperation, wishing you a relaxed Christmas and a good start to the New Year.
18.09.2015: The All-New Jaguar F-Pace is revealed
We spent six wonderful summer days back on the road again for Jaguar and agency FP Creative, all the way down to the south of Switzerland with photographer Greg Pajo & videographer Alistair Clark. The car finally revealead at the IAA 2015 this week and we are very happy announcing these results and thank everybody for the great support.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
29.08.2016: Micasa autumn & winter catalogue shot by Raphael Zubler
Adequate to the cooler days - the brand new Micasa autumn & winter catalogue is out now!
We would like to thank Micasa, agency Leo Burnett, photographer Raphael Zubler, interior stylist Natalija Pocuca, everyone who has collaborated in creating, for their hard work, involvement and commitment.
18.08.2015: Ikea campaign shot by Piet Truhlar
The motto was a perfect match to the hot temperatures and the spirit during the shoot with photographer Piet Truhlar and agency Wirz. We would like to thank everyone very much for their tireless efforts and outstanding performance.
30.06.2015: The beginning is the most important part of the work
Two months of 20 intense & long shooting days on 15 different locations with photographer Raphael Zubler and agency Leo Burnett for Micasa. Thank you everyone for your splendid effort! There is no "i" in team but there is in win!
16.06.2015: Straight roads to do not make skilful drivers
We have been really busy, back on roads again for the last 6 days. 700 km of windy roads, 500 km of highway, 30 km of wild down hills and a beautiful vista deep down in the south with photographer Greg Pajo, videographer Alistair Clark and agency FP Creative.
A big thank you goes out to everyone who made it all happen.
Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations!
08.06.2015: Countless roads, bends & angles
These were wonderful, very intense and eventful six days. 1'777 km of driving, roads, bends and angles with photographer Marc Trautmann and agency Spark44 in cooperation with Wagner Productions. Great job - greater team! A big thank you to all of you for your tireless efforts and outstanding performance. We are already looking forward to the results. The road to success is always under construction!
14.04.2015: Got Stress? Go Camping!
In tune with the spring season we are happy to present the latest visual for Schwyzer Kantonalbank "Y" campaign with agency Wirz, shot by Roland Tännler. We wish everyone a beautiful and colorful spring!
10.04.2015: Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability
MEL Y MEL takes breaks regularly to stay on shooting schedule.
Back on set with a lot of sunshine, a wonderful view and photographer Piet Truhlar for agency Wirz and client Ikea. We are already looking forward to Midsommar!
07.04.2015: Welcome on board
MEL Y MEL is happy to welcome Gina Calamassi as a trainee Junior Production Assistant.
We wish a great start and lots of fun with our projects.That is what we call a great Monday morning!
01.04.2015: New location
We are happy to announce that we have recently moved office locations to a new and much different space.
Our new address:
We look forward to welcoming you to our new location and invite you to come visit us soon!
11.03.2015: Spring is in the air
Early birds and busy bees on set for the spring awakening over the last three days with Berlin based photographer Piet Truhlar and agency Wirz. More coming soon.
27.02.2015: Swisscom campaign shot by Alexandra Kinga Fekete
MEL Y MEL on a secret mission with Sir Roger Moore and Melanie Wyniger for Swisscom and agency Heimat.
Shot by Alexandra Kinga Fekete represented by Cosmopola.
At this point we would like to express a big thank-you to all involved parties for their great contribution.
02.02.2015: Busy in the studio
While outside wind and snow were heavy we have been busy over the weekend shooting in the warm studio with photographer Alexandra Kinga Fekete and agency Heimat for the Swiss telecommunications provider Swisscom. There will be more soon.
22.12.2014: White Christmas
High Lane shot by Joel Sternfeld
We are still dreaming of a white Christmas and would like to thank you for the trustful and great cooperation in the past year and wish you, your family a wonderful Christmas and a happy New Year.
11.11.2014: NEWS / November 2014
Zebra drawn by illustrator Jörn Kaspuhl(Personal work "Animalis") www.kaspuhl.com
MEL Y MEL celebrated its 6th birthday last week and so is all the more pleased with the new website, which is finally online from today.
As we all know, a zebra never changes his stripes – and neither does MEL Y MEL.
Alongside our new focus on art buying and creative services, MEL Y MEL continues to provide full service for photo productions with a huge amount of commitment, dedication and attention to detail.
We’ve been working very hard again this year producing and, as always, making the impossible possible for various clients, agencies and photographers. These include the high-profile, controversial Love Life campaign for the Federal Office of Public Health with photographer Diana Scheunemann and the Rod agency, our long-standing and loyal client the Swiss federal railways with photographer Per Kasch, the American photographer Liz von Hoene and the New York agency Carbon Smolan in collaboration with the London production agency PCM for Credit Suisse, and the Wirz agency with photographer Roland Tännler and cameraman Markus Huersch for the Schwyzer Kantonalbank.
Our location unit NOVEMBER OSCAR SIERRA WHISKEY has kept us constantly on the move once again. It led us to many undiscovered places in Switzerland and beyond. We are delighted with the constant growth in our locations, as well as the high demand.
MEL Y MEL is already looking forward to the New Year and to all the other exciting projects – be they in art buying, creative consulting, locations or production service. MEL Y MEL constantly reinvents itself.
A huge thank you for 2014 to all those who were a part of it.
06.10.2014: WANTED 100% Trainee
Für die Verstärkung unseres Teams suchen wir per sofort oder nach Vereinbarung, Trainee, 100%.
Du unterstützt unser Team in allen organisatorischen Belangen für nationale und internationale Art Buying Mandate sowie Photo Shootings, vom Anfang bis zum Ende. Seien es Recherchearbeiten in der weiten Welt der Fotografie, Castings, Location Scouting, Betreuung auf dem Set, alltägliche administrative Arbeiten oder das Hegen und Pflegen unserer Location Datenbank. Du stehst ständig in Kontakt mit Werbeagenturen, Fotografen, Kunden und Modelagenturen, trägst dazu bei das Unmögliche möglich zu machen.
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Flexibilität, Zuverlässigkeit, kühlen Kopf bewahren gehören nebst Kommunikationsfreude und Organisationstalent zu Deinen absoluten Stärken. Dann bist Du bei MEL Y MEL genau richtig.
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22.09.2014: Unseen Photo Fair Amsterdam 2014
N8 Soweto, Johannesburg, 2010 by Jason Larkin
We spent some wonderful and inspiring days at the photo fair, in and around charming Amsterdam.
Our eye candy of the fair: Jason Larkin represented by Flowers Gallery
18.09.2014: Schwyzer Kantonalbank campaign shot by Roland Tännler
We are happy to present the first four out of seven visuals produced this summer together with photographer Roland Tännler and director of photography Markus Huersch for the client Schwyzer Kantonalbank and the agency Wirz Werbung.
MEL Y MEL would like to say thank you to all involved parties, the entire crew.
01.09.2014: Beautylane image campaign shot by Diana Scheunemann
A cheecky beauty story for agency By Heart and client Beautylane.
28.07.2014: Love Life campaign shot by Diana Scheunemann
After a more than successful casting we are happy to announce that the campaign is on air - the billboards are hanging all over the place.
A big thank you to the LOVE LIFE TEAM - BAG, Rod, Diana Scheunemann & our crew!
01.06.2014: SBB image pool shot by Per Kasch
During spring we were on the road once again for our client SBB with photographer Per Kasch.
12.05.2014: Love life campaign's appeal shot by Diana Scheunemann
The new LOVE LIFE CAMPAIGN is finally unveiled. Photographer Diana Scheunemann shot various visuals for the campaign's appeal LOVE LIFE for the client BAG and agency Rod.
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