Piquant Production FAQ

Here you will find the answers to some of the questions we are asked most frequently. If you don’t see your question here, then contact us directly.

How long does a collaboration last?

Of course, the length of the cooperation depends on the scope of the project as well as on your and our availability. In general, we are talking about a period of around two months, from your initial request to the conclusion of the project.

Typical process:

We will of course adapt the process to your request and needs:

  • Customer inquiry, preparation and acceptance of offers
  • Meeting or call with you to understand and clarify your needs
    We also obtain information via online questionnaires
  • We develop your story and the image concept
    Duration approx. 2-4 weeks
  • Photo and / or film production
  • Depending on the order, 1 day – several days
  • Post production
  • Depending on the order, 1 day – several days
  • Submission of text, images and film material
  • Approx. 1-2 weeks after the start of photo and / or film production

Important people on set:

Photographer, cameraman, director, lighting crew, assistant

Photographer, cameraman, director, lighting crew, assistant A shoot is divided into different areas of responsibility: the photographer creates the images / films and sometimes also directs the camera in film productions. Elaborate film productions also require a cameraman, a director and a person who turns the light on. The assistant actively supports all productions.

Props, prop stylist

The prop stylist organizes and arranges all objects that appear in the picture. In a food shoot, there are surfaces such as tables and other surfaces, cookware, utensils, etc. Props are props. Simple productions are implemented without a stylist.

Food stylist

The food stylist takes care of the food. He / she goes shopping and arranges the food on the plate during the shoot. Smaller productions work with one person who takes on both prop and food styling.