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28.05.2013

Magic Mountain Productions : ‘Winter is the best time to hunt for good deals in South Africa’ ... plus the latest productions for LEICA and mood photos

‘Winter is a very nice time to visit Cape Town if you love the great outdoors and don’t need 25 degrees every day. The vegetation soaks up the water and blossoms all across Cape Town. You won’t see the Cape Peninsula any greener. The wind drops and the days are mellow and warm. …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for LEICA
27.03.2013

‘Sport up your life’ - sporty production in Cape Town with Magic Mountain Productions

Sport is very important in Cape Town, which is exactly why ENGELHORN SPORTS came to South Africa. The sports company from Manheim regularly reports on sport loving people and athletes on their ‘Sport up your life’ blog. It was thus a nice challenge for Magic Mountain Productions to find …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for ENGELHORN SPORTS
29.10.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : highlights of the past season, making-of images and South African spring is on our doorstep

Magic Mountain Productions Director, Sabina Jakob, is getting ready for the next season. She has been sourcing new Hotels and Guesthouses as well as Restaurants and Café’s during winter season.

Choosing the right accommodation and catering is every bit as important, with …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
25.07.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : location scouting at the White Pearl Beach Luxury Resort in Mozambique and on a green mission for the Trees for Zambia Project

Sabina and Annika’s Magic Mountain Team is spending the winter season scouting for new shooting locations and on an environmental mission for South Africa…

'The office is bustling with preparations and quoting for the season ahead and Sabina took the time for a scouting …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
30.05.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : report on GoSee about the Reforest Fest, Greenpop and a well-deserved overhaul for Masigcine Children's Home in Mfuleni Township, South Africa

The Magic Team decided to join the 'Reforest Fest' from 11 to 13 May 2012 and helped to plant 2001 new trees at Platbos forest with Greenpop (greenpop.org) and 230 volunteers from all over South Africa.

Always supported by some …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS : Reforest Fest
08.05.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : Cape Town through Michael Müller's lens and WASCHBÄR making-of

Photographer Michael MÜLLER c/o GoSee Member KME STUDIOS took a trip to South Africa for a cosmetic client. The shoot took place on Betty's Bay Beach and was supervised by Magic Mountain Productions.

Michael Müller captured several colourful images of Cape Town for Magic …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
06.03.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : making-of photos from productions for Yves Rocher, Panasonic, Swiss Ronja, Sport 2000, Leica, Goretex Shoes and Royal Stag

Over the course of the last few months, the MAGIC MOUNTAIN team realised shoots for clients such as Yves Rocher, Panasonic, Ronja, Sport 2000, Leica, Goretex Shoes and Royal Stag.

And once again, loads and loads of beach productions were in high demand. Hence, they even had to plant …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
25.01.2012

Magic Mountain Productions : making-of images for ENGELHORN SPORTS, JELMOLI and MANOR shoots

December and January have been very busy months for the Magic Mountain Productions team. In addition to several photo shoots, a German home-shopping channel paid a visit to the Cape and the team accepted the challenge of producing their commercials. The project involved lots of pre-productions, …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for ENGELHORN SPORTS (Making of)
09.11.2011

Magic Mountain Production - spring in Cape Town at last, which also means : 'time for the annual BEE Training' !

Spring in Cape Town – time for the annual BEE Training! This year, Magic Mountain made it possible for 10 young men with 'difficult' backgrounds to take part in a crash course for their first steps into the world of photography and film. This is the eighth time the short course took place. …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
11.09.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : reveals the secret of the 'Secret Season' on GoSee plus new locations

Even if winters in Cape Town have a certain undeniable reputation when it comes to wind and rain – there are some perfect days, if not weeks, on a pretty regular basis, which seem to be increasing from year to year… perhaps related to climate change? The rain seems to be decreasing …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
16.05.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : natural products for the WASCHBÄR environmental catalogue, new BON PRIX collections, LEICA stunts & jumps and Marketing Tour of Europe

Magic Mountain Productions had a lot of fun with the WASCHBÄR team last month. The latest environmentally friendly mail order catalogue was produced in and around sunny Cape Town.

Pete Ruppert perfectly captured the autumn feeling in Cape Town’s Nature Reserves as well as …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for WASCHBAER (Making of)
19.04.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : active in Cape Town's autumn season - with plenty of advantages for shoots in April and May

Experience is the key to success. While tightening the belt around the marketing budget, companies have become more selective when it comes to shoot locations and grasp the concept or how important the role of experienced production companies can be.

Magic Mountain Productions lives …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
23.03.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : new BON PRIX menswear collections shoot and a 'real African face'

Magic Mountain Productions provides solutions for all types of photo shoots, including slightly smaller productions. Magic Mountain Director Sabina Jakob and her team provided the ideal production for Sandro Crescentini's 'real African face'. We have attached the powerful results.

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
24.02.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : perfect location scouting in versatile South Africa for new lifestyle mag MAMA’S LIFE, plus BON PRIX PR motifs

MAMA'S LIFE lifestyle magazine has just launched and is all about stories that relate to the whole family. Cape Town-based Magic Mountain Productions’ team assisted in finding authentic locations to use in the various shoots.

The articles and editorials are infused with …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for MAMA'S LIFE
14.02.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : BON PRIX motifs in Cape Town, PERSIL campaign and lifestyle motifs for WDV

Magic Mountain Productions kicks off the year with several fashion shoots for Hellmut Schulze-Wenck. In January, the crew enjoyed helping out on productions for the Hamburg photographer on picturesque beaches and farmlands on the borders of Cape Town.

We have attached a selection of …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for BON PRIX
06.01.2011

Magic Mountain Productions : multicultural SIEMENS, plus productions for PROIDEE, BON PRIX, VITAL, BRIGITTE, .....

Magic Mountain Productions organised a more than elaborate shoot for SIEMENS.

The goal was to capture impressions from all over the world, including several nations in all sorts of situations. The only problem - the time to produce a multi-continental production was way too short. …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS for SIEMENS
23.11.2010

Magic Mountain : the annual BEE Training under South Africa's Sun sends 20 participants out into the film and photo world

For the seventh time, Magic Mountain Productions from Cape Town hosted their annual BEE training from the 16th to the 19th of October. The small group of participants consisted of twenty young men, who learned the elementary qualifications for jumping into the film and photo industry on a four-day …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
03.11.2010

Magic Mountain Productions is looking forward to a great summer season in South Africa! Already secured your booking?

It's time for a trip! South Africa launches into spring, the days are getting longer and hotter and with the blooming landscapes grows the anticipation of the coming summer. The fruit trees are awash with pink and white blossom, the whales have already been spotted: it is most definitely a great …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PRODUCTIONS
14.09.2010

Magic Mountain Productions : computer generated furniture by CAIRO; three colours blue - stunning locations in and around Cape Town

Magic Mountain Productions produced computer-generated imagery of CAIRO furniture in Cape Town with German Photographer Martin Jakob.

The trend of creating photorealistic subjects has not only reached the car industry but is also increasingly frequent amongst furniture companies. The …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PROD for CAIRO
28.07.2010

Magic Mountain Productions : YVES ROCHER shoot & winter deals in Cape Town's 'Secret Season'

After king football ruled the world for several weeks in Cape Town, Magic Mountain were just as busy once the footie circus had left. Next on the agenda: a shoot for YVES ROCHER with photographer Martin Jakob.

The shoot took place in a busy café atmosphere, in vast parks with …

MAGIC MOUNTAIN PROD for YVES ROCHER
21.04.2010

NEW : Magic Mountain Productions, South Africa - first news and meeting in person at the UPdate

Magic Mountain Productions from Cape Town is a NEW entry at GoSee. Magic Mountain Productions was established in 2002 and is one of the leading production companies in South Africa, offering both an efficient and personalised service.

Sabine Jakob, Director and Co-Owner of the …

MAGIC MOUNTAINS PROD for KARSTADT