Mr. Miquel Gonzales, Miquel Gonzalez Photography

General presentation

  • Host entrepreneur and company name: Mr. Miguel Gonzales (Netherlands)
  • New entrepreneur and company name: Mr. Catalin Hladi (Romania)
  • Business relationship: period   18.02-17.04.2013 (2 months duration)
  • Objectives:
    • analyse together with NE his current professional and creative position and define his future objectives and help creating a business strategy or focus
    • assist NE in creating a portfolio and representative body of work and ways of showcasing it
    • administration of a photographic business
    • give insides about acquisition & marketing editorial & corporate clients in the Netherlands and internationally
    • give insides about pricing & negotiating, estimating and billing of photography services
    • learn about Eastern European business practices and culture
    • make NE acquainted with my concept, preproduction, production of photographic projects, contrast it with my own and possibly learn something
    • make NE acquainted with editing, postproduction & asset management;
    • introduce NE with photo syndication and collaboration with agencies;
    • beginning a small self-initiated photo project;
    • have NE assist in food photography shootings, give insides about setting up the right light, props
    • introduce NE to my food-styling and if possible to external food-stylists and producers

 

 

 

Short story

Some aspects like syndication and collaboration with agencies or creating a portfolio and representative body of work, require the NE to insist and take a proactive initiative in the future. NEs business strategy or focus must be defined further in the future.

The impact of the NE's contribution on HEs business

Technical an visual exchange, learned different ways of approaching projects and clients, assistance to assignments in the Netherlands and Belgium, new photographic editing techniques in Adobe Lightroom, help editing and delivering projects, insights into the Romanian and Hungarian markets, broad view on new currents in photography.

Miquel Gonzalez - Veronika Gilkova

  • Host entrepreneur and company name: Miquel Gonzalez / Miquel Gonzalez Photography
  • HE's area of business: Advertising, promotion, printing, media and related products and services
  • New entrepreneur and company name: Veronika Gilkova / Veronika Gilkova photography
  • NE's area of business: Advertising, promotion, printing, media and related products and services
  • Business relationship: period: 20/04/2014 - 20/06/2014 (2 months duration)

 Objectives:

  • to add valuable experiences working with somebody not only on a business level but creative as well;
  • to extend the photography and postproduction skills;

Shortstory

The NE learned how to work independently in photo studio as well as how to organize and work with images. He deal with the clients and learn how to work with them effectively.

The HE learned new professional techniques and style.