So…Decition is taken and we are right now working full steam ahead
We are moving Spectacular Studios to West Hollywood after new year.
This is something we have been discussiong and working on the last 3 years
and now feels like the perfect time wth great opportunities and collaborations.
We are keeping Spectacular Studios here in Sweden as our Headquaters and platform
are will be working and living at both places the next few years.
The wonderful collaborations we have is something we will continue
to work on and we have work booked to winter 2013 with workshops and advertiment work.
We are looking into finding a new studio and office due to that we do now need all
the space we have today at Karlavägen.
Maria Oldenstedt Legge is right now working on a couple of great workshops and seminars for Redken over here in Sweden
She is putting all focus on sassion within the haisfashion and beauty industry and.
In this we will release new wonderful images and even some new video material.
In this Maria is doing some really great collaborations with a famus Swedish designer and other
very interesting people in the industry. and with the artists from Saints Row Agency
We are right now working on re-location Spectacular Studios and move to Los Angeles
Our plan is to open up in the beginning of 2013 and move over 1 may.
We are still keeping the office and creative platform in Stockholm and will of course continue
to work 100% in Europe and Scandinavia with both new and old customers.
We will however have a new manager in Sweden that will handle Spectacular Studios
and a new agent to handle all artists at Saints Row Agency.
We will in this also work in New York and have a small base there as well alongside some
Companies we are collaborating with.
// Eric Legge
Written by Spectacular Studios, September 21st, 2012
We are right now in the middle of a hyper creative process with Spectacular Studios
Maria Oldenstedt Legge is working on 2 big workshops and seminars and have signed up for
Toupema Belgal until 2015 as their Creative Stylist and artistic artist.
The workshops is for REDKEN and will be starting in Januari and will be a
Mix of a workshop within Session and creativity,
This is her introduction as Redkens new Session Stylist and the start of her international
collaboration and education for them.
The Other workshop is for Toupema Belgal and their new brand Balmain hair. Maria was given the honor to be Balmains artistic presentator and artist in Sweden, and will be doing advanced workshops for all their present and new customers all around in Sweden.
She will be presenting their new products as well and new ideas to work with them.
Eric Legge is right now in the middle of setting up our new company in Los Angeles and
are fixing our new platform and office over there. We have a date set to move over in may 2013
In this we are opening up a new company as well to handle all our workshops and seminars
and will be releasing this wonderful new in the very near future.
We have had a crazy time at the office now for the last 4 weeks.
So much wonderful work and collaborations for both right now and the future.
As it looks right now we are booked with some wonderful jobs,shows and fashion events and workshops
Already to summer 2014.
Right now we are smack in the middle of both Tv Shows,Tv Commercials and fashion shoots
The tempo right now is a a crazy tempo and we just love the buzz of creativity.
We also have a new member working at the office with us
Nina Tulppo A graphic designer that are now a new member.
Nina and Maria are right now right in the middle of creating the graphic profile
for Marias new concept House of Session ,
She is opening 1 jan in Stockholm, and then 1 may in Los Angeles
Take a look at the page and follow the progress and get the updates.
Written by Spectacular Studios, October 27th, 2012
Every artist and creative is looking for a way to showcase their material and images
and every agent and agency are looking for a platform for them and new ways to create
a buzz. And to have a personal web-designer or programer can very costly and it takes time
Foliodrop is a new strategic platform on the market
They are aiming to build up and create the perfect platform and showcase.
A place to quickly and smart open up a website and portfolio with good strong SEO
and with different designs that helps to showcase you in a way that feels good.
We here at Spectacular Studios and Saints Row Agency are collaborating with
the team from FOLIODROP,
We are promoting what we feel is a great way to work and showcase our material and artists.
At the same time get a new way to find other interesting artists world wide.
All new customers that open a account with them will get 20% of the price
The only thing you have to do is email the team at : firstname.lastname@example.org
and write : Spectacular Studios
Get on the ride and join us at their playground for artists
Love from us… Enjoy.
Written by Spectacular Studios, October 28th, 2012
We are right now just in the middle of a big commercial production for Weight watchers here in Sweden, all based on a campaign they have been doing in USA alongside wonderful Jennifer Hudson.
Spectacular Studios together with Saints Row Agency have been the creative team.
We have been doing this now the last 2 weeks with preparing a famous swedish artist and worked on a Music TV Show and are doing the still shoot and the commercial film tomorrow .
We are doing this is a wonderful collaboration with ELFVIK FILM and their Production manager Jenny Johansson and the wicked film producer Mike Adelica alongside The Producers and The Fan Club
It is still under great secret who this artist is.. But watch out after New Years for the Weight Watchers Commercial and advertising images..
Maria Oldenstedt Legge have been the Creative artist and the Hair /Make up artist working on the full design for our wonderful artist Creating the final look, On special request from the Production team
Our Stylist Dyvecke Berg have in thsi been coordination and handling all the styles and final approach. Eric Legge have been the Navigator and manager connecting the artists and teams.
We are in wonderful Copenhagen doing a wonderful fashion editoral for MUUSE
and are at the same time doing some really cool Look-book shoots for their promotional book.
Maria Oldenstedt Legge has been creating this shoot together with their In-house Photographer
and Stylist in a new collaboration and to build up a new platform in Denmark.
We are looking into expanding to the Danish fashion industry, were we find so much more passion
and inspiration than anywhere else in Scandinavia..
They show hands on WHY they are the fashion capital of Scandinavia.
Written by Spectacular Studios, November 17th, 2012
Maria Oldenstedt Legge is opening up her new concept and platform
She and her team will be opening this new venue 1 jan 2013 in Stockholm
This will be the 1 shop of 2 planned.
The second one will be opening up around may in Los Angeles
“For me as a hair and makeup artist on stage and backstage it is just as important to be updated with latest trends to be confident about my self and take care of my creativity in best way possible.”
I surround my self with talented people who challenge me in different ways, my addiction is knowledge and creativity. House of Session is my platform to share with other creative spirits. With passion and love for our work and humble attitude we work together to push each other forward”
This is House of session:
Written by Spectacular Studios, December 3rd, 2012
Editorials,advertising shoots,commercial videos,fashion shoots…. And a new place <3
We are moving to a new really cool office 1 January and will share it with House of Session
Since we are opening up a new office in Los Angeles in May at Sunset Boulevard ( secret until we move )
with House of Session we decided its time to get a new cool place here in Stockholm.
We found a spacy place just perfect and just 8 sqm smaller than this.
Right now we have the handyman fixing the place, new paint of the walls and a great touch-up
The cleaning crew is jumping in on monday to fix the last bit with the new flooring and kitchen part.
We have a new Art Designer working with us full-time that will remake Spectacular Studios
graphic design, that we will also release in January if all goes well :)
We have over the last few month since we got back from Los Angeles we have been doing some really wonderful advertising shoots and commercial films, as well as a bunch of editorials and fashion shoots. All will be released now in January.
Lets just say we have had a really full schedule and are so happy for everything.
Here is a sneak-peak from our shoot with MUSE in Copenhagen <3
Written by Spectacular Studios, December 15th, 2012
Things are really happening here at Spectacular Studios is a high velocity speed.
Besides that we have a new HQ here is Stockholm that we are moving into right now
and that we are opening up House of Session things are just hitting us in a crazy speed
fast track to creativity and time warping.
We are attending The Redken Symposium at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas the 19 Jan – 23 jan Maria Oldenstedt Legge is invited as a part of Redkens team to attend and meet their creative team
and to really see how they work on the international stage.
After that we are taking a trip to Los Angeles to start sorting out all needed paperwork and looking at a new office place
and a apartment or a house. Our plans to move partime to Los Angeles and work in May looks to be on the schedule so far + a week or so.
Written by Spectacular Studios, December 22nd, 2012
Since we arrived in USA things has been going in hyper speed.
So many wonderful people and new companies to collaborate with.
We have found 2 amazing artist that will work very close with us here in LA
and we have found our way in to the industry and the well needed collaborations that is
what we feel our backbone to be able to create what we want to.
Spectacular Studios has been in full focus alongside House of Session and
Maria Oldenstedt Legge as we have presented our companies and strategic plan
focusing of the right artists to work with and finding the most creative and innovative
Entrepreneurs to collaborate with.
We will be working with the entertainment law firm MS&K and the company strategists TriNet
They will be helping us with all the steps necessary to manage everything in a correct way.
Written by Spectacular Studios, January 30th, 2013
Monday starts at 06:00 at Fotografiska with a shoot for Viasat
The shoot is created by our onhouse team : MikeAdelica our wonderful director alongside with our production manager Jenny Elfvik
and Hair/make up Maria Oldenstedt Legge and Joanna Karlsson as Mikes assistant and script girl.
This next coming weeks is booked from early morning to very late nights.
With everything from castings,commercial shoots,hair events to great interesting meetings.
Written by Spectacular Studios, February 25th, 2013
Sometimes its just time to give back to the new generation of creative and wonderful artists.
We all at Spectacular Studios – Sweden have now signed a collaboration with MTU Gymnasium for Media and Photography
That we feel are aiming full force on a new creative way of teaching.
A way we KNOW is the future.
The RSA way created by Sir Ken Robinson
We are starting this wonderful and very inspiring collaboration with one of their top students
Someone We also feel is the epiphany on what this is all about. A young hyper-creative girl
that will do a big part of her education alongside our artists developing her passion and future.
This young creative Jenny Wall will be our main assistant within everything we do when it comes
to photography and advertising work.
With love we work … And with passion and heart we give back
We have our date set for jun 2013 and our opening in Los Angeles
Looks like it will be on Melrose Ave we will set up shop alongside a very very cool haute couture and shoe shop.
Right now only sorting out the last paperwork and company management in LA.
Our wonderful friends at MSK Law are helping us with all the paperwork
and planing out all speed-bumps.
Over here in Sweden we are full booked and are working like maniacs to keep up.
Our new office is ready and we just have small things to fix.
Cant wait to pack our suitcases and get this show ion the road :)
After 8 years Spectacular Studios is now taking another step towards our goal
We are transforming and adding PR as our new platform.
Since the start 2004 we have been growing in a perfect tempo and directing our fucus towards the industry
in a way we have been secure and stable . With our opening in Los Angeles now 2013 this was the perfect move to do.
Spectacular Studios Pr will now be our next step and a natural move for our in-house skills
We are in this collaborating with all the companies we have over the years been working with
and are adding a couple of in-house team members to the frontier of our new venue.
Today we are doing à unique shoot for Maria Oldenstedt and her work for Schwarzkopf professional /Sweden as their Session Stylist.
We are doing this shoot with her and Schwarzkopf Sponsors for her Shows with Essential Looks 2011.
Couture designer Camilla Wellton and Hair extentions company Toupema Belgal and Noritami
The new Modelagency Target Models Sweden are also à great collaborator and have been pin-pointing some great Models for this shoot..À great Agency with wonderful and humble staff.
The shoot is à hair fashion shoot that Will Combine all the sponsors and collsborators involved to really be able to show off wonderful collaboration with Images that all of them can use and showcase.
The Image shoot is taking place nightime here in Stockholm city
At different beautyful locations / landmarks.
We cant wait to show you all the result.. This s really great.
We had an absolutely wonderful start to 2011 and have been working on a new
division for our company.
We decided to start up an Event & Production section due to the rising demand
from all our customers and partners.
Spectacular Event/Production will handle everything from Fashion shows and event
to castings and fair management / production, and in collaboration with a lot of other
great event and pr companies, we will strive to make this a truly spectacular platform for
everything we do in Spectacular Studios.
The production part will also moving media and manage advertising/commercial filming
and help to create what we believe is the new future in the fashion industry.
to this we will take help from some of the absolutely best out there
Here comes the images from Toupema Belgal
The images was just released at the wonderful ELMIA Inspiration 2011
The team behind the shoot was:
Photographer : Roy Rossovich
Stylist : Carina Förne
Hair/Make up & Creative Director : Maria Oldenstedt for Toupema Belgal
Assistants : Vicki Nilsson & Louise Linder
Film/documentary : Creative director : Gabriel Wood
We all at Spectacular Studios are proud and honored over this amazing collaboration
Elmia Inspiration presenterar nytt spännande samarbete med Spectacular Studios runt Inspiration 2011
Elmia Inspiration presenterar nytt spännande samarbete med Spectacular Studios runt Inspiration 2011.
Spectacular Studios är en av Sveriges ledande artistagentur med några av dom absolut bästa fotografer,makeup-artister och stylister.
De arbetar internationellt och har idag artister i 17 länder som både arbetar fast och på frilansbasis.
Spectacular Studios kommer nu under hela Elmia Inspiration att ha en komplett uppbyggd fotostudio på plats och en av Sveriges bästa up coming Beauty/Fashion fotograf Roy Rossovich. Creative Director Gabriel Wood kommer att arbeta som behind the scenes fotograf/filmare, allt för att skapa något unikt och nytt.
Ni har under det senaste året sett Roy Rossovich’s underbara arbete i bl.a. Mirror Magazine/mirroronline här hemma i Sverige och nu senast står han bakom bl.a. Image-bilderna för Toupema Belgal och image-bilder för Excellent Edges. Roy var även Schwarzkopfs huvudfotograf och mediaansvarig för Mercedes Benz/Stockholm Fashion Week by Berns.
Roy är även fotografen bakom hårstylisten/makeup-artisten Maria Oldenstedt i väldigt mycket av hennes artistiska och mer experimentella arbete och bilder.
Ni kan hitta mer information om Spectacular Studios på deras hemsida.
Representanter från Spectacular Studios finns även på plats på Elmia under hela helgen.