Johannes Salonen

Johannes has risen to the top of directors in Finland, and was awarded the Vivi Friedman memorial award, for the best director of the year 2015. The visual style of Johannes combined with his exceptionally good directing of actors shows well in his work.

Johannes has won multiple awards in multiple industry competitions, including Gold in Voitto and Silver in Vuoden Huiput.

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Multi-Layered Productions (MLP)

Lucy Loves Stories has been specialised in complex production models, achieving best possible value for the invested money. In all productions our main goal is to secure the highest level of storytelling. Our Creative Director works closely together with the Producers and continuing dialogue between Planners and our Production team together with the Advertiser makes us stand out from competitors. Recently, advertisers have been continuously asking more trusted partnerships for storytelling. We can produce all the video-, social media- and still photography content for a whole year’s needs. Working like this will secure brand’s goals and best possible value for the money. This model we call Multi-Layered Productions model (MLP). If you’d like to hear more about our way of working, please leave your email below and we’ll contact you personally.

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Kari Ylitalo

With over 15 years experience in high-end commercial photography and retouching, Kari has been working for clients such as Valio, DNA, Sonera, Finnair, Stockmann to name few. Kari has a passion to put a lot of effort to details, lighting, directing people and retouching creating atmospheres to support photographic storytelling. His area of expertise reach from lifestyle photography to complex photo compositions, from still life- and tabletop-photography to special cinematography with his custom made equipment. Kari loves challenges and will turn your wildest or most demanding ideas into emotional and memorable images.

Rent a RIB for shooting

Brig 700 navigator boat "Arnold S."
Length: 6,96 m / 23 ft
Max speed: 51 kn.
225 HP
Very seagoing
Camera eq. rigging points
Rent includes qualified operator & trailer