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news | The next generation HYUNDAI: the new I30, elegantly staged by WE! shoot it now on GoSee, and soon to be seen at the Paris Motor Show - in dealerships in 2017

For HYUNDAI, Thomas and Michael, aka WE! SHOOT IT, had the new I30 exclusively in front of their lens. The new i30 will be on the market in 2017, but will be officially unveiled already on 7 September, 2016, and can be seen live at the Paris Motor Show. The teaser photos from WE! Shoot give a taste of the new design from the hand of designer Peter Schreyer. And the top secret, first photos were realized by Thomas and Michael in the studio. Post production was taken care of by the duo themselves …

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news | VOLKSWAGEN Sagitar R-Line photographed in Shanghai by WE! shoot it

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news | VOLKSWAGEN Sagitar R-Line - photographed in Shanghai by WE! shoot it for Beijing-based agency DMG-Media

For VOLKSWAGEN, Thomas and Michael flew to the industrial city of Shanghai in the first half of 2016 to stage the new VOLKSWAGEN Sagitar R-Line together with the Beijing-based agency DMG Media. All in all, five motifs were made with the sporty sedan – the shoot for which took place at the Shanghai's T.H.E. Studio, with additional location shoots where the backgrounds and floors were photographed for realistic reflections in wet asphalt. And because the schedule was so tight, the duo starte …

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news | Print campaign developed and realized for AUDI Tradition, photographed by WE! SHOOT IT for Stefan & Lars, Munich

For the AUDI Tradition, WE! duo Thomas von Salomon and Michael Compensis together with Munich-based agency Stefan & Lars realized four ad motifs. A total of 16 classics made by the traditional brand Audi, with NSU, Autounion, Wanderer, Horch, and DKW were taken out of the holy shrine in Ingolstadt and staged in the studio as well as on location at the Audi museum. The backgrounds were came from the location shoot, from the extensive archive of the two, or were realized by WE! member Christop …

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news | Portfolio CGI spread with the BMW 1 Series Hatchback - staged by WE! SHOOT IT

Together with GoSee member MAINWORKS Frankfurt, Michael and Thomas realized a portfolio spread with the new BMW 1 Series Hatchback, which the two were more than familiar with from the sales literature studio production. The full-CGI vehicle was integrated by the duo perfectly in backplates,which they had photographed together with spheres in Buenos Aires. People shots were added, which the team realized in Munich with a stand-in. The models on the job were Michelle from "Good Guys" a …

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news | CGI spread with the Mercedes SLS AMG realized by WE! shoot it

In cooperation with GoSee member NPIXO, Michael and Thomas realized a CGI spread with the Mercedes SLS AMG. Backplates and spheres were shot in South Africa and Argentina, before it was off to China for VW. More will follow shortly on GoSee.

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news | WE! shoot it, Thomas von Salomon & Michael Compensis, photograph the HYUNDAI H350 for INNOCEAN Worldwide

The year 2016 began for WE! shoot it with the HYUNDAI H350 flat bed and tipper. A total of four motifs realized with the two brand new utility vehicles from the South Korean carmaker as commissioned by INOCEAN Worldwide. The shoot in January did not take place in sunny South Africa though, but with temperatures near freezing at the locations where the vehicles will be used: on construction sites and industrial plants. In charge of photography were Thomas von Salomon and Michael Compensis, while …

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news | Thomas von Salomon : We-Shoot-It.com photograph KIA SPORTAGE for INNOCEAN Worldwide Europe and cafe racers from Blackbean for RAMP MAG

Thomas von Salomon & Michael Compensis (We-shoot-it.com) photographed for KIA SPORTAGE as commissioned by INNOCEAN Worldwide Europe Frankfurt unusual motifs. The new Kia Sportage makes its mark far from the street – its four-wheel drive takes you way off road and even deep into the forest. So dear little animals of the woods, here is a heads up: Watch out for dirt flying, leaves falling, and kicked up mud. Creatively responsible were CDs Uwe Linthe and Thorsten Noack. Post production w …

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news | Thomas von Salomon presents the full-service provider 'We Shoot it' with a new website and the BMW 2016 'Classic Car' oldtimer calender

Photographer THOMAS VON SALOMON and his friend and colleague photographer Michael Compensis launched a new website. we-shoot-it.com provides customers, with its Claim 'Anything Visual, services in the areas photography, CGI, video and post production. Putting together a team of twenty? No problem. Or one excellent post-producer? That´s just as easy. The first project was to create the 2016 'Classic Car' calender with BMW old- and youngtimers, which can be ordered as of immediately from …

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news | THOMAS VON SALOMON wins the the 'Berliner Type' Gold Award for the photo book project 'UpDown', which was supported by Opel Classic

GoSee member THOMAS VON SALOMON and Raum III, Florian Stürmer received the the 'Berliner Type' Gold Award in July for the self-promotion project titled 'UpDown', which was published in a limited edition of only 100 issues. How were the pictures created? "We hung the race cars up by their axles and hoisted them about 6 to 8 meters using a crane. Then I positioned myself in the center beneath them, set up the lighting and got started. I had assumed that all cars look more or less th …

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