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Highlights Photokina 2014 – You made it a great happening!

Enjoy the Highlights from Photokina 2014. broncolor was proud and honored to receive many customers and visitors from all over the world at the broncolor booth.

Our Gen NEXT ambassadors Benjamin von Wong and Manuel Mittelpunkt as well as the creators of our How To series – Urs Recher and Karl Taylor –  made this year’s Photokina very special. Their perfomances on the FotoTV.stage in hall 6 attracted a large audience and gave the possibility, to meet two of our Gen NEXT members. The visitors also had the chance to capture their own photos with the RFS 2.1 triggers that were handed out during live shows.

Impressions Photokina 2014

Make sure to check out our photokina-Playlist on our broncolor YouTube channel, @photokina2014.

Some results from our Live Shoots on the FotoTV.stage at Photokina:

Model Ophelia Overdose captured by Benjamin Von Wong

Model Ophelia Overdose captured by Benjamin Von Wong


How To final result by Urs Recher & Karl Taylor

How To final result by Urs Recher & Karl Taylor

Liquid Dance by Manuel Mittelpunkt

Liquid Dance by Manuel Mittelpunkt


Giovanni Photography experiments with Fashion Photography


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Photographic art hits new heights as Michael Najjar prepares to launch into space


18/09/2014 Artists have a long history of pushing back the boundaries, and Michael Najjar will be making his own unique contribution when he and his camera take a sub orbital space flight aboard the Virgin Galactic next year.   Sharing his fascinating story and science-fiction flavoured photographic imagery with his seminar audience on the Hasselblad [...]

Hasselblad Masters Vol 4. EVOLVE.


The elite Hasselblad Masters competition is the ultimate biennial stage for thousands of the world’s most creative photographers shooting across a dozen different photo-disciplines. This year we’ve witnessed the most hotly contested competition ever – with a massive 62% increase in entries (since the 2012 awards) from both established and emergent photographers worldwide. Twelve winners [...]

Welcome to Part 5 and 6 of broncolor’s Live “How To” training series


It was a pleasure for broncolor to have creative master Karl Taylor in Basel to meet up with our photographer and consultant Urs Recher to shoot part 5 and 6 of the live “How To” training series. SHAPE LIGHT Part 5: In this fashion shoot video, our model Sharon is wearing white against a white background. Karl and Urs demonstrate [...]

Red Bull Illume’s European tour kicks off in Cologne


The world’s largest action sports photography exhibition provides perfect curtain raiser to the 2014 photokina Red Bull Illume is coming to Europe! The world’s largest action and adventure sports photography exhibition will be in Cologne the week of the photokina photography expo. The top 50 images from the photography contest will go on display from [...]

broncolor’s Partnership with Creative Master Karl Taylor


Karl Taylor has been a professional Photographer for over 20 years and has travelled the globe on assignments for some of the world’s most successful companies. Unusually for an advertising & commercial photographer Karl is what he calls ‘multi-disciplined’. Having started his career in photojournalism he is comfortable and actively enjoys shooting across a range [...]

2XU International Campaign shoot – Freezing the motion with Move-Kits


About Carlos Alcaide “Also know as “The Fiery Spaniard”, Carlos is 100% all go. Always. With over 20 years experience in the business, Carlos has shot with world famous celebrities from the likes of Priscilla Presley, Tim Cahill to local hero Billy Slater. He doesn’t like talking about it, but we have heard he’s won a bunch [...]

PEROU launches EDICT magazine – There’s too much of everything: here’s some more


Perou is a London photographer who has shot many celebrities from David Beckham to Blondie. He has also worked for the Spice Girls, Jay-Z and U2, an he continues to work with the greats because of his unique perspective. On print, he has shot covers and Features for Vogue, GQ and Entertainment Weekly. This one-time butler was educated [...]

Learn how to combine flash light and continuous light to get motion


Mixing flash light and continuous light while having a longer exposure time is an interesting technique to show objects in motion. With the fast flash duration you see the subject sharp and frozen and at the same time a blur effect occurs due to the continuous light. Working with broncolor equipment such as the Move [...]