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CHRISTOF SCHMIDT photographs the PORSCHE 930 Turbo with classic flair in the Swiss mountains

CHRISTOF SCHMIDT staged the PORSCHE 930 Turbo: A Porsche is a Porsche is a Porsche. What more can you say about such a vehicle. It is an icon. And this is the passion of Grand Classic. “For this company that does first-class Porsche restorations, I had the honor of staging one of the restoration objects. I also took care of post production personally.” Christof works as a professional freelance photographer mainly in Switzerland, Germany and Austria.
13.12.2019 // show complete article

CHRISTOF SCHMIDT : with model, actor/singer Richard Bucher and the MERCEDES-BENZ G in the Swiss mountains; we present you personal portfolio work by the Swiss photographer

“For one of my personal portfolio works, I was able to get model, actor and singer Richard Bucher on board.” says photographer CHRISTOF SCHMIDT, and continues: “I photographed the backgrounds with a corresponding 360° sphere in a dizzying altitude of 3600 meters above sea level on a glacier in the Swiss mountains.”

The vehicle was integrated afterwards using CGI by the pros from Dock2Studios in Hamburg. Post production of the background and vehicle was also in the hands of Dock2Studios. Post production of the people motifs on the other hand was taken care of by photographer Christof Schmidt personally. Grooming: Michelle Oberholzer. We present you the result including the making-of motifs. GoSee:

15.10.2019 // show complete article

Welcome to PINROLL, Zurich, the new concept store and specialist for sneakers - Christof Schmidt photographs the stills for the opening campaign including a 15-second film

To celebrate the opening of trendy sneaker store PINROLL in Zurich, photographer CHRISTOF SCHMIDT, also from Zurich, was commissioned to create photos and a short video for promotional purposes. The material is used on the social media platforms of the sneaker concept store.

Pinroll is a concept store and sneaker specialist. Awaiting sneaker aficionados and addicts-to-be at the store on Forchstrasse 31 in Zurich is a carefully curated selection of shoes and matching accessories. Available alongside exclusive models are vintage and retro sneakers, and Pinroll also buys and sells well-kept second-hand sneakers. Hallmark of the entire range is its impressive exclusivity : “Our vision is to become THE sneaker institution in Switzerland. We are dealers, resellers, service providers and a cultural meeting point. And we are the first Sneaker Laundry in Zurich!” The final touches in post production also came from Christof Schmidt. GoSee :

29.07.2019 // show complete article