Consistently delivering polished, creative images, we manage shoots for a range of clients including many of the most successful editorial and commercial brands. Our comprehensive service combines an unparalleled location database and scouting service with representation of respected photographers and production people. This central production and talent resource ensures high quality, cost-effective shoots with the added bonus of total peace of mind.

Why Magnet

Image Library System and Asset Management: Magnet can manage all your assets on site in our offices in Dubai Media City. We can systemize them so that you never lose an image, always are mindful of the legality of all assets and can easily find and access them at any time.

Photography Branding and Art direction:
Our photographers are keen to be involved from the start to help you realize your brief, and they understand the importance of producing images that are consistent with the parameters of your photographic guidelines and brief requirements. Moreover, we have talented art directors on-hand should you require this service. To see some of the work produced by our art directors, click here

Cultural expertise:
Magnet is the most experienced MENA region production company and can therefore ensure all images are as per the cultural societal norms of the region.

We offer a turnkey 360°solution:
Magnet is a member of a larger group, Emicom Media, which also owns or exclusively represents the brands listed below. Our partner network allows us to offer your production the best models and talent in the region, the latest technology for your shoots and access to the largest coved studio in the UAE, as well as premium stock content from Corbis and arabianEye. We are genuinely a 360 visual media company offering our clients value, superb quality, reliability and attention to detail for the full scope of your brief.

Bareface        Talent and Model Agency
Alchemy          Video Production
The Studio      Film and Stills Studio
arabianEye  Middle Eastern Visual Content
Corbis  Global Content, Stills and Motion
Greenlight  Rights Release


Full Facilitation Services:

  • Pre-production and budgeting
  • Scheduling and supplier negotiation
  • Location scouting and management
  • Personal producer from start to finish
  • Sourcing wardrobe and props
  • On-set catering
  • Permit applications
  • Crew bookings
  • Equipment hire
  • Accommodation reservations
  • Transportation
  • Visas
  • Studio hire
  • Models and cast
  • Digital casting facility
  • Freighting
  • Mobile phone rentals
  • Helicopter and aerial shoots
  • Government permissions
  • Airport transfers
  • Custom clearance