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Mario Testino shoots Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill

Mario Testino shoots Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill

Apr 21 2016

Legendary fashion photographer Mario Testino shot a stills campaign in Wellington earlier this year with Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill for Huawei P9 smart phones. The latest iteration of the Huawei phone features dual Leica cameras. Big Pictures provided production services for the shoot which took place at Avalon  Studios. Scarlett ...

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Milka – Tenderness Is Inside

Milka – Tenderness Is Inside

Apr 05 2016

W + K Amsterdam have released two commercials for a new pan European integrated campaign for Milka chocolate and biscuits. The commercials were shot on locations near Queenstown in the South Island during the southern spring. The director was Vesa Manninen from Hobby Films, Stockholm, and DP Franz Lustig. Big Pictures provided production ...

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C4 Channel Idents

C4 Channel Idents

Feb 10 2016

Academy Film’s Jonathan Glazer shot two of C4’s startling new channel idents with Big Pictures in March. The films were shot using infra red cameras and 3D rigs. DP was Alex Barber and production designer, Chris Oddy. The films were shot in Auckland, including at the spectacular Kitekite waterfall near Piha beach and at two ...

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ASICS It’s A Big World

ASICS It’s A Big World

Apr 13 2015

Chris Sargent shot this inspiring commercial for ASICS on locations in the South Island and Auckland in September for SomeSuch and Co., London, and agency, 180 Amsterdam. Locations included Lake Hope, a frozen lake in the Remarkables Mountains near Queenstown; Auckland City’s downtown area and the black sand dunes on Auckland’s ...

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