Photography & Content creation
Professional photography for major car manufacturers and commercial campaigns.
PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FILM AND CONTENT PRODUCTION for international brands and commercial campaigns. Whether Audi, Bentley, BMW, Mercedes, Peugeot, Toyota or Jaguar- Marc Trautmann never fails to depict the street’s beauty with his photography. The photographer believes that photography reaches far beyond the technicalities. By creating an emotional atmosphere in his campaign photos a connection between protagonist and viewer is built. Only in this way can the message of a brand campaign reach its target group. One of the best car photographers around with an fashion and design feel.
By setting himself high standards, striving for perfection, Trautmann is able to produce high quality work and collaborate with exceptional teams worldwide. His creativity, his technical knowledge and his understanding of brands and the marketing needs of his customers characterize his success.
However, Marc Trautmann also produces personal and intimate work, such as Cinemascopes-fictional film stills, Secret Area´s or off the radar, in which his unique imagery, intense involvement with the composition and staging of place, time and light is truly moving as he always tells a story in his photos and series.
Fotoreel 2020 - A mix of some latest foto and film projects
This mix of fotos shows the latest projects for various car brands in 2019 and early 2020
Lexus LC C - New Lexus LCC 500 year 2020
The new Lexus LCC 500 was shot in Los Angeles and Malibu in early 2020.
Car to car shots and static car beauties were shot for Campaign and Social Media int he mountains above Malibu Beach. The urban static car shots were taken at campus of a LA University.
Street Meat - When fashion meets cars for a race. A battle of of design and performance
South of DTLA next to the dry bed of LA River around 4th and 1st bridge between old warehouses and abandoned industry buildings the street racers meet in the golden evening light.
A battle with cars like Aston Martin Ford and many others like Porsche BMW and Dodge
ACNE Studios Alexander Wang Celine Comme des Garcons Saint Laurent Calvin Klein. Styling by Joanne Blades The Wall group
Scuderia Rosetti - Bianchi vs S-Works
We took pictures with the Scuderia Rosetti. Amazing bikes like the lates Bianchi Carbon and the S-Works bikes were the thrilling masterpieces of cycle engineering.
The new Bentley Flying Spur - The new Bentley Flying Spur photographed in New York City
The new Bentley Flying Spur global imagery were photographed and produced in New York City.
The car is rendered via cgi and postproduction for that was done by Mainworks. The shots are tracked via virtual rig. The breathtaking architecture and atmosphere of one of the most exciting cities in the world was the right stage for this majestic car designed for maximum performance.
Urban Tennis - BMW M4 in Los Angeles
Moving on - A film of a personal voyage
New Audi Q8 – Point Mugu - The magic of silence
The new Audi Q8 picture spread was photographed and filmed along the coastal roads of Malibu and on the legendary Point Mugu spot in California. We shot and produced stills and filming to capture the magic of silence. Driving shots were made by car to car.
Creative director Richard did his work and the postproduction was done by Mainworks in Germany
The early morning surf as a destination and the pure joy of driving the Audi on the way.
Range Rover Evoque in Los Angeles - Range Rover Evoque
The new Range Rover Evoque pictures were shot in LA Arts District and DTLA in a warm early morning light.
The Casting was made by Urban Casting New York
The Models are Margaux Brooke and Stevie Defelice from the Model agency Photogenics LA.
The lightweight bull - The Lamborghini Urus in the desert of Dubai
This campaign was created in the epic widths of the red desert between Abu Dhabi and Dubai. A professional driver navigated the SUV with incredible movements and turns for the photos.
The new Bentley Flying Spur - At the winery Faustino by Foster and Partners
The new Bentley Flying Spur, dynamic design, emotional styling, quality materials and fine English craftsmanship combine in this unique top-of-the-range technical and high-level innovative car.
Jaguar E-Pace - Los Angeles
This new compact SUV Car made by Jaguar was shot in Los Angeles and Santa Monica. An urban smaller SUV made for new metropolitain urban mobility.
Porsche 718 L.A. - Porsche 718 in Culver City Los Angeles.
A pure sports car. The Porsche 718 Miami Blue photographed in Culver City Los Angeles. The model and Influencer is Venustraphobic. Adidas Sportswear Style made by her. Cameras by Canon 5D Mark 4 und Phase One. Car by Turo!
The new Audi E-Tron - The electric way from Barcelona to Baqueira Beret
The new Audi E-Tron photographed and produced on a non stop for charging 400 km voyage from the legendary mediterranean Metropole Barcelona to the legendary ski
destination Baqueira Beret far up in the Spanish Pyrenees.
Audi E-Tron urban summer spread - Going electric Barcelona
A voyage from the mediterranean Metropole Barcelona to the legendary skiing
destination Baqueira Beret far up in the spanish Pyrenees.
Aston Martin DB11 London - The extremely elegant designed and breathtaking DB11 is the most powerful and high technically advanced DB model in Aston Martins history.
The design of this english luxury super fast car is created to tell the story of elegance and power. The archeology of elegance. London was the perfect place to produce this spread. The areas of Farringdon and Clerkenwell were our locations. The style was created with brands like Acne studios, Balenciaga, Nike Air jordan 1 and Alpha industries. Cars and fashion.
Lamborghini Huracan - The Predator
The wild Lamborghini Huracan and the constantly changing Dubai. A great campaign for a true masterpiece, a super performer. The only thing bigger than the Lamborghini Huracan experience was the incredibly high and amazing Burj Khalifa Tower.
Jaguar F-Pace-SVR - Canaries
The barren landscape of the lava-covered archipelago is the perfect backdrop for the most powerful production vehicle in Jaguar's F-PACE series. It almost seems as if this is a test drive on another planet.
Audi Q3 - In the twilight of London
The offices are empty, the bars of the metropolis are awakening. The shadows become longer, the daylight drifts into the bluish light with the approaching darkness. This photo series for the Compact SUV of the Ingolstadt carmaker was created in this special lighting atmosphere.
Mini Clubman Cooper S - Dynamic short trip into the mountains
A spontaneous short trip from Frankfurt into the near mountains with the versatile and agile fin driving Mini Clubman Cooper S
The Unknown - Aston Martin DB 11 London
Sensuality and technology in a special symbiosis of light and darkness. A car is not just a means of transport in Marc Trautmann's photographs. It is always feelings that are linked in his photographs with a brand.
Range Rover Velar - London
Photographer Marc Trautmann had to present such an elegant and modern masterpiece of design car in a new reconverted location. The architecture typical of London forms the framework: an architect's pavilion and the new Nobu Hotel in London Shoreditch, designed by Ron Arad.
Jaguar I-Pace - Norway
The electric performance SUV from Jaguar in the rough nature. Marc Trautmann lets uncompromising functionality and elegance collide. Long roads, sharp bends, difficult conditions, and elegant lines speak a clear language.