Erik Chmil

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Desert shoots in Namibia - personal motifs by Erik CHMIL c/o PAM from the south of Africa

Cologne-based photographer Erik CHMIL c/o PAM sends new landscape motifs from Namibia in South Africa. “His nature photographs are perfectly staged. Erik Chmil has a unique talent for light and photographic detail. The pictures from the desert sometimes seem almost surreal – they make you think of paintings or monumental productions," his Hamburg representative PAM tells GoSee. Further information on the insider tip Namibia can be found on: Namibia-tourism.com
10.04.2017 // show complete article

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IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
With the new RENAULT Scenic in the greater Lisbon area - photos by Erik CHMIL c/o PAM

The motifs for the new RENAULT Scenic come in with winning natural colors depicting authentic situations, and were photographed by Cologne-based automotive Erik CHMIL c/o PAM. However, the photos were not shot in France but in the greater Lisbon area. Fresh lively motifs were developed which get you in the mood for summer, the ocean, a beach and perhaps a BBQ. Take the time for a short trip.
08.03.2017 // show complete article

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Mercedes Benz C-Class sports sedan staged by ERIK CHMIL c/o PAM for BBDO Interone

Automotive expert Erik CHMIL has made a stop in Beijing where he photographed breathtaking sporty shots for MERCEDES BENZ over the period of five days. The star of the spread is the sports car of the Mercedes Benz C-Class. Together with the agency BBDO Interone and the production team from twoquaters, Erik realized the motifs on site.
29.01.2017 // show complete article

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'Courage Changes Everything' - on the road all over the world for PORSCHE PANAMERA : ERIK CHMIL c/o PAM for Kemper Kommunikation

ERIK CHMIL now presents various motifs of the new PORSCHE PANAMERA, themed upon the slogan "Courage Changes Everything", for which authentic cities and locations were scouted which stand for entrepreneurial and creative transformation. The project took Erik in the almost two month production time from Hamburg to Los Angeles and even Singapore, almost every day around the world – almost everywhere around the world.
31.10.2016 // show complete article

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'Courage Changes Everything' - Erik CHMIL shoots the new PORSCHE Panamera for Kemper Kommunikation

For a very long time, PORSCHE and Kemper Kommunikation have trusted the imagery and cooperation with Cologne-based automotive expert Erik CHMIL. The PAM artist now presents motifs of the new PORSCHE Panamera, which are themed upon the slogan 'Courage Changes Everything'. To do so, they visited authentic cities and locations, which stand for an entrepreneurial and creative change. The job took Erik CHMIL during the nearly two month production time from Hamburg to Los Angeles and even Singapore, so practically once around the world.
27.09.2016 // show complete article

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IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
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IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM - Erik Chmil
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7-Series BMW 100 year special model photographed by Erik CHMIL for Serviceplan, Hamburg

Car & CGI expert Erik CHMIL took a trip to Austin, USA, for BMW and Serviceplan Hamburg to photograph the perfect backgrounds for the BMW 7-Series "100 Year" special model. Afterward, the car was paired with the urban shots.
07.06.2016 // show complete article

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In the States for BMW 7er M and the agency Serviceplan - transportation photographer Erik CHMIL c/o PAM-MirjamBöhm

For Cologne-based automotive and CGI expert Erik CHMIL c/o PAM-Mirjam Böhm it was first off to Texas as commissioned by BMW and Serviceplan where he photographed in Houston and Dallas the perfect backgrounds for the BMW 7 M Performance, which were combined later in sports and as luxury versions by Chmil.inhouse and Zerone Düsseldorf with the landscape shots. “Sometime we really had to hold on tight, because it was the height of the hurricane season,” Erik CHMIL reported on the shoot in the States.
21.03.2016 // show complete article

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IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
Erik CHMIL c/o PAM photographs the Cologne headquarters of TV big player, RTL GROUP

The RTL Group is an institution on the German TV market. Just as strong Equally established are company headquarters of the Cologne-based private TV broadcaster. The impressive area in Cologne Deutz was now staged by Erik CHMIL c/o PAM in modern photos. The TV company already settled in the represenative area of the world-famous Cologne fair grounds. Erik’s extensive photo series of the partially protected historic monuments with a view of the cathedral and in the vicinity of the Rhine skillfully unite modernity and history.

20.03.2016 // show complete article

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IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
IMAGE // PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM Erik Chmil
With the Audi R8 and Q5 in Los Angeles - personal work by photographer Erik CHMIL

For his personal CGI spread, the PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM car expert Erik CHMIL selected the brand Audi and its fast R8 and sporty Q5. The urban scenery for the CGI motifs created later were not shot by Erik in his hometown Cologne but it Los Angeles.
15.09.2015 // show complete article

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Good old days and brave new ones at VOLKSWAGEN: Erik CHMIL photographs VW utility vehicles for Grabartz & Partner

Together with the Agency Grabarz & Partner, Cologne-based automotive expert Erik CHMIL c/o PAM staged three VOLKSWAGEN utility vehicles in the studio (MU & CD launch). Among them: a real treasure to make the hearts of oldtimer fans leap – a T1 bus. Also presented – the new T6 Multivan, as well as the new VW Caddy. While the interiors and exteriors of the vehicles were photographed the good old-fashioned way, the backgrounds were done with CGI.
03.08.2015 // show complete article

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The PORSCHE Panamera, staged in the urban USA by Erik CHMIL for Kemper Kommunikation

The team from PORSCHE and Kemper Kommunication once again selected urban locations in the USA – and photographer Erik CHMIL c/o PAM-Mirjam Böhm as well. The result: shots with the racy four-door Swabian sedan – Porsche Panamera. The Cologne-based automotive and CGI expert can look back on a long and trusting business relationship with both the car brand and the agency. Rendering was again in the skillful hands of Zerone, whereas the final post production was done in-house by Chmil.
14.07.2015 // show complete article

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The new VW Pro-Class, staged in front of the photographic backdrops of Erik CHMIL c/o PAM-MIRJAM BÖHM

Together with the agency Kapacht, the Cologne automotive and landscape expert Erik CHMIL created new motifs for VOLKSWAGEN. This time, he photographed the background area and ground surface so that various VW models could be added later using CGI. The ad shows the Professional Class series, which is aimed at freelancers and is equipped with many extras. Retouching was done in cooperation between CHMIL in-house and Zerone Düsseldorf.
18.05.2015 // show complete article

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For BMW MINI, car specialist Erik CHMIL photographed old classics and new models of the English cult vehicle at the Munich headquarters. Hirmer publishing company released a high-quality illustrated book with pictures showing a detailed journey through time into the automotive past of this success story. The cover motif of the 200-page illustrated book of the original MINI was also created by Erik CHMIL (including post production).

The catalogue is a treat for MINI fans worldwide: 236 pages provide a comprehensive overview of history, design, technology, social significance, …
20.04.2015 // show complete article

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Here's to an action-packed summer - Erik CHMIL shoots people and car motifs for SKODA and leading agency Fallon

The Czech carmaker Skoda (VW) and the agency Fallon commissioned Cologne-based photographer Erik CHMIL to shoot various mixed scenarios with people and automotive subjects to bring the product and its target group closer. "We photographed in and around Barcelona over a long period of time, among other things, shooting crazy downhill rides with longboard freaks or the cool stunts of a more than painless skateboarder", Erik CHMIL explains to us about his advertising and catalogue shoot for the Volkswagen sister corporation Skoda. By the way, Fallon has been the new lead agency for the …
05.04.2015 // show complete article

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BMW 5 conquers Asian market, photographed by Erik CHMIL

If you can’t read the advertising pictures for the BMW 5, don’t fret – the pictures, captured by Cologne based car expert Erik CHMIL, are aimed at the Asian market. The Munich car manufacturer is facing a steadily growing Asian market and thoroughly trusted the photographer’s expertise. The location for the shoot was of course Asia – in natural environments as well as along futuristic buildings.
05.11.2014 // show complete article

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Erik CHMIL shoots the PORSCHE Panamera S for Kemper Kommunikation

The PORSCHE team and Kemper Kommunikation agency once again chose impressive locations in USA – and of course they chose photographer Erik CHMIL to shoot them. Urban scenes, with and without people, slow and fast as well as imposing locations make the current Panamera S pictures stand out.
13.10.2014 // show complete article

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Personal series: Automotive meets Lifestyle. Photography by Erik CHMIL

Refreshing different, cheeky: the new A-Class is aimed at appealing to a young market. Automotive expert Erik CHMIL made sure he addressed this not once but twice: he combined attractive transportation images with young people. Erik shot the personal series in Cologne, where he is also based. And Erik Chmil and team also took care of the post-production.
23.08.2014 // show complete article

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‘The home of power’. Erik CHMIL shoots PORSCHE Panamera Turbo S between the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley, plus personal landscape series

Porsche and Kemper Kommunikation opted for photographer Erik CHMIL to shoot their ‘the home of power’ campaign with the PORSCHE Panamera Turbo S campaign on naturally powerful locations in the South West of the USA. With its dramatic landscapes, rugged canyons and impressive rock formations, the South West of the USA also embodies strength and power for Erik Kraft. Inspired by the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley the landscape and transportation specialist took some time off to shoot ‘Southwest’, which seamlessly tie in with Porsche images.
16.07.2014 // show complete article

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Erik CHMIL shoots the worldwide VW CROSS POLO campaign for DDB Tribal

Off to the country with the VOLKSWAGEN Cross Polo model and transportation photographer Erik CHMIL. Erik snapped backgrounds and various scenes for a worldwide VW campaign by DDB Tribal agency in Cape Town. The new VW Cross Polo is at the centre of the campaign. The new facelift model from the successful Polo series by the Wolfsburg based global player, has been on the market since April. The biggest difference between the new model and the original is the off-road look, which looks spectacular in the middle of South Africa’s painterly landscape. Zerone was in charge of CGI and …
05.06.2014 // show complete article

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