Icon filmed this content following the journey of 25 novice players at an international poker tournament in Barcelona.
This great foodie program has begun airing in Australia, with Icon’s Nick Bolger as Director of Photography.
Shane dedicated the latest episode (ep 2) blog to Nick.
Thanks for the lovely post Shane. We forged a true and great friendship on this shoot, and I believe that in some way this shines through onto the small screen for all to see. Well done buddy.
2014 started where we left off with UEFA in 2013; running about all over Europe.
So far this year, we have filmed in Marbella, Madrid twice, Lisbon three times, Sevilla three times, Barcelona, Macedonia, Malta, Lithuania, Latvia, Bosnia and Munich where this piece was shot. Next we’re off to Hungary at the end of July for the U19 Championship. All content filmed by Felipe and JP, and directed/produced by Nick Bolger.
Our two-month filming odyssey throughout Turkey comes to light with the first episode of the series being aired this July 31st on SBS in Australia.
Icon’s relationship with the Lauerus foundation goes back to 2006, when the award ceremony was held in Barcelona for the first time.
During each year since then we provide camera crews and producers to cover Laureus foundation work in the US and Spain.
And this year we were back at the prestigeous awards ceremony in Malaysia providing a producer/director and camera team, covering events previous to the ceremony night and full coverage of the red carpet and back stage with names such as event host Benedict Cumberbatch, Jamie Foxx as well as all the sports stars present. We also focused on providing specific coverage for all Spanish media outlets for Laureus.
Icon just finished production on this two-week reality webisode series filmed in and around Barcelona for the MENA (Middle East North Africa) branding of the crisp brand. We provided researchers, locations, all filming permits, crew, production staff and support staff. Soon to be released.
Icon provided full production support for Salt TV to produce exclusive content around the Samsung Galaxy S5 launch at the 2014 MWC in Barcelona.
The videos produced were No. 1 in YouTube under technology during the congress; a difficult feat given they were posted during Europe’s largest technology congress.
Icon were at it again for all our major clients at the latest edition of the biggest mobile technology congress in the world.
This year we provided over 15 crew and staff with equipment for the official event broadcasters Mobile World Live TV, including producers, camera ops editors and runners. We also worked with Samsung, Oracle, ALU, IBM, Qualcomm and more. Icon provided over 30 professionals in total.
The four-part series was aired in November 2013 in over 100 countries around the world.
The final episode of the 2013 Bartender of the Year was shot in Barcelona’s Monumental Bullring.
Icon provided full production services for this large-scale UK TV production. We provided camera operators, multi-cam live set-up, scanner elite crane, steadicam, production, assistants, etc.
The hyper-successful car series Top Gear came to Spain to film an episode (s20, ep.3), and asked icon to provide the best aerial team available. We filmed an high speed sequence on a disused airport strip south of Madrid using a twin engine helicopter with the Wescam system, 10 feet off the ground at speeds over 200 km/h. See the video here
Our old friends at the Red Bull Media House based in LA called on Icon to provide crew and production services while they were in Valencia. The documentary On Any Sunday – The Next Chapter is a sequel to the groundbreaking 1971 doco On Any Sunday, directed by Bruce Brown. His son, Dana Brown, is directing the new film, which will be premiered in LA’s legendary Dolby Theatre later this year.
Icon provided all support crew and production services at the final leg of the Moto GP, following Marc Marquez as he won the tital in the final race.