Articles Tagged: Ilka and Franz

Guardian Weekend

11.7.2024 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Model,, People

Another cheeky shoot for our Ilka and Franz.

The Happy Couple

2.2.2024 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio


30.8.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food, Drink, set-build

LU Biscuits

20.7.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Still Life, Advert


5.7.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, set-build

Put your hands up for Ilka and Franz's new work for Workspace!

Grace Dent

30.5.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Portrait

Bella Italia

6.4.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Food


7.3.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, moving image

Motion by Ilka and Franz for Google. 

Campo Pasion

20.2.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, People, Advert


14.2.2023 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Still Life, Advert, People

The Love Insurance...

Spreading the love this Valentines with Ilka and Franz's newest campaign for Toblerone. 


13.12.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, studio, Still Life, Food, Drink

The Observer Magazine

24.11.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, Food, studio

Beat the Gloom! Shot by Ilka & Franz for The Observer Magazine.

Talent: Santana @ Premier Models
Hair & Make-Up: Shani Mushington
Styling: Hope Lawrie

Papa Johns

27.10.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Advert, Food, Drink

The new range has landed... 


New work from Ilka & Franz! 

Funding Circle

12.10.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life

Calls from the Beyond

28.9.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, fashion, People, Personal

"When You Get There, You Will Already Be There"...


New series "Calls from the Beyond" by Ilka & Franz. 

Ilka and Franz' Summer Drinks

7.7.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, set-build, Still Life, Drink

Guardian Magazine Summer

21.6.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz stepped out of the comforts of the studio to catch some rays in this latest commission for the Guardian Saturday Magazine. 

Dog Poo for The Observer

14.6.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life

You could say this was one of Ilka & Franz's 'sh***ier' commissions!


14.6.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, campaign, on location

Laid back summer vibes in this new campaign for Spendesk from Ilka & Franz

Pizza Express 2022

12.5.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food

A colourful new brand campaign for Pizza Express called for those most colourful of photographers, dynamic duo, Ilka and Franz

Pizza Express

31.3.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, campaign, Portrait

Expressly for Everything! We’re delighted to show this great new campaign, shot by Ilka & Franz, for our favourite Pizza makers.

Jay-Ann Lopez / Wired

22.2.2022 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Portrait, studio

Ilka & Franz shot this portrait of Jay-Ann Lopez, founder of @theblackgirlgamers for Wired magazine.

Haribo Christmas

17.12.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Christmas

Ilka & Franz shot this new set for Haribo. Bringing the family together for decorating day. 


2.12.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life

New work from Ilka & Franz. Shot to illustrate an article entitled 'Everyone’s gagging for it’ – how Britain got high on nitrous oxide' for the Guardian Magazine. 


25.10.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

A new series from Ilka & Franz that has us feeling all tingly! Shot for the Observer Magazine to accompany this article on ASMR.


30.9.2021 | Tags: moving image, Ilka and Franz

New work from Ilka & Franz for Nectar UK. Stills and Motion (VOD), starring the  voiceover talents of Diane Morgan a.k.a Philomena Cunk.

Ilka and Franz' Fizzing Nutty Frownies

2.7.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food, studio

Ilka and Franz are Inventors, Fizzing with Nutty Frownies.  On a billboard near you!

Ilka & Franz - Grace Dent

15.6.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz shot Grace Dent for the Guardian Feast, ahead of the release of her new podcast - "Comfort Eating".

Ilka & Franz - Mokka

4.6.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

We've been meaning to show our work for Mokka with a fantastic team at Truant London. An interesting way of working too after a positive Covid test the Saturday before a Monday shoot meant that Ilka & Franz had to art direct remotely. No panic… everyone cool as cucumbers!

Ilka & Franz - Virgin Active

16.4.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

New work from Ilka & Franz for Virgin Active. See more of their moving image work here.

Ilka & Franz - Biszko

15.2.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, animals

Biszko joins the dynamic duo that is Ilka & Franz. Now that he deals with accounts, awards and hiding under a blanket if anything goes wrong, they will be unstoppable!

Ilka & Franz - Public Health England

5.2.2021 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, gif, moving image, stop frame, animation

Another set of animations from Ilka & Franz for Public Health England with M&C Saatchi. See their complete moving image offering here

Ilka & Franz - Observer Magazine

16.11.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, lockdown

New work from Ilka & Franz, shot during lockdown for Observer Magazine. All shot and styled in house (in their house). Another great example of how work can continue effectively during lockdown. 

Ilka & Franz - Prix de la Photographie winners

29.9.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, Food

Ilka and Franz have won Gold in the Fine Art / Still Life category in the Prix de la Photographie (PX3) award for their 'British Food Misunderstood' series. 

Ilka & Franz - Vodafone

4.9.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz were seeing red in this recent commission for Vodafone

Ilka & Franz - Public Health England

13.8.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, gif, moving image

It was lovely to be a part of a new Government initiative promoting healthier lives. Ilka & Franz completed several animations for Public Health England with M&C Saatchi, see the full piece here

Ilka & Franz - Marvis

30.6.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

New work from Ilka & Franz. A series of images for Marvis Toothpaste and their #marviscollective Instagram takeover. Creative concepts, styling, sets, and post-production all by Ilka & Franz

Ilka & Franz - HP

11.6.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

New work from Ilka & Franz for HP in Germany. 

Ilka & Franz - New Scientist Cover

22.5.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz shot the cover for the latest New Scientist Magazine. All styling and sets by Ilka & Franz themselves, shot from the comfort of their own living room.

Lockdown Q&A - Ilka & Franz

20.4.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, lockdown q&a

With the World in lockdown, we thought this would be the perfect opportunity to learn a bit more about our photographers. Introducing... Lockdown Q&As! First up... Ilka & Franz telling us a bit about their favourite shots and lots more!

Everything is shit

13.3.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, moving image

Everything is Shit, by Ilka and Franz.  Please note that very important comma. 

Ilka & Franz - Breast Cancer Now

4.2.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Here is a new series from Ilka & Franz shot for Breast Cancer Now and Wired Magazine 

Ilka & Franz - Asa Butterfield / Sex Education

15.1.2020 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Celebrity, Portrait

Ilka & Franz shot Asa Butterfield of Sex Education fame for the cover of Guardian Weekend magazine.

Ilka & Franz - Ikea

6.12.2019 | Tags: Still Life, Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz were in flatpack heaven last month shooting for our favourite Swedish furnishings company (Ikea) with Mother.

Ilka & Franz - Misunderstood Food

15.10.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, Food

Ilka and Franz reinvent six of the most confusing British dishes in their new series Misunderstood Food.

Ilka & Franz - N26

9.8.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Some new playful work by Ilka & Franz for N26 Bank, a fuller selection of their work through here.

Ilka & Franz - Guardian Weekend Pyramid

3.6.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, beauty

New still life work from Ilka & Franz. Pyramids for the Guardian Weekend.

Ilka & Franz - Dairylea

22.5.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food, children

Ilka & Franz dare you to check out this... their latest campaign for Dairylea, which can be seen up on posters around town now.

Ilka & Franz - Wired Magazine 10 Year Anniversary

11.4.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, newsletter, promotional

Ilka & Franz work for Wired Magazines 10 Year Anniversary issue has hit the shelves. Grab it whilst it's hot!

Paper Props by @lydiakshirreff

Happy International Carrot Day!

4.4.2019 | Tags: George Logan, Ilka and Franz, Karen Thomas

It’s International Carrot day and we’ve been shooting them so often we now work at even lower ISO (little photographer joke for you there)...  these pictures from our photographers: Karen Thomas, Ilka & Franz and George Logan.

Ilka & Franz - Gluttony

3.4.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

The gluttony series, by Ilka & Franz for Tok Sick Magazine!

Talent: Lily Thron
Food: Holly Gill
Make-Up: Grace Marie Ellington
Hair: Gordon Chapples
Nails: @edytabetka_nailpro

Happy International Women's Day!

8.3.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, promotional, Karen Thomas, Chelsea Bloxsome

On this special day we thought we'd share our favourite pictures from the women on our roster, Karen Thomas, Chelsea Bloxsome and Ilka (from Ilka & Franz)

Ilka & Franz - Guardian Weekend Cover

14.1.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, children

lka & Franz were commissioned in November to shoot a vegan baby for the cover of Guardian Weekend magazine!

Ilka & Franz - Majedie Journal

7.1.2019 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, newsletter

We always love to see Ilka & Franz work out in print! Here's their latest work for Majedie Journal.

Photography, Sets & Post-Production: Ilka & Franz

Nails: Naima Coleman 

Models: Tolu, Veronica and Stuart - Hired Hands

Ilka & Franz - Pearn Kandola

28.11.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food, humour

Ilka & Franz have their cake...and eat it! It's their latest shoot for Pearn Kandola. 

Ilka & Franz - OAAA

30.10.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

Ilka & Franz were commissioned by Publicis to shoot for the Outdoor Advertising Association of America.

Ilka & Franz - Rude Food

3.10.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Food, humour

Ilka & Franz  get rude with this series of naughty vegetables for the Guardian.

Ilka & Franz - RNIB

27.9.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz

A new campaign for sight loss charity RNIB, shot by Ilka & Franz. The duo were selected for their use of graphic still-life, which tied in perfectly with the charity's new visual identity. 


Ilka & Franz - Bottomless Brunch

4.9.2018 | Tags: Food, Ilka and Franz

Bottomless Brunch! The cheek of work by Ilka & Franz for Kein magazine. Big thanks to everyone involved!

Ilka & Franz - Windows Of Perception

7.8.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, in print

Ilka & Franz love a GIF! Their latest project "Windows of Perception", was published by uber-cool publication, Blanc Magazine! More from the dynamic duo here!

Ilka & Franz - Nivea

12.7.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz


Ilka & Franz were asked to shoot the recent Nivea Mousse campaign in their signature poppy style. This one has been up on posters all around town. Make sure to check out their updated gallery on our website - here.

Ilka & Franz - New Moving Image!

4.4.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, moving image

Some new moving image work from Ilka & Franz. This one for Berlin based magazine - KaDaWe. Lot's of moving image, including more from Ilka & Franz, over on Horton's Short'Uns.

Ilka & Franz - Avon

8.3.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, beauty

Some new beauty work from our colourful duo Ilka & Franz, this time for Avon. 

Ilka & Franz - OneEyeland Awards - SILVER!

16.2.2018 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life, awards

Ilka & Franz have one silver in the 2017 OneEyeland Awards with their work for Wembley Park!

Ilka & Franz - Spiegel Wissen magazine

20.12.2017 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life

New from Ilka & Franz shot for Spiegel Wissen magazine, shot around the theme of germs & viruses.

Ilka & Franz - Wembley Park

17.10.2017 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, Still Life

More commissioned work by Ilka & Franz for Wembley Park. Thanks again to Shane, Will, Katie and all the team at the agency.

Ilka & Franz - Wembley Park

6.10.2017 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, moving image

Ilka & Franz were recently commissioned by Wembley Park to create stills and moving image in their signature style.

Ilka & Franz Exhibition @ Iris Worldwide

30.8.2017 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, promotional

Ilka & Franz exhibited a selection of their work last week at Iris Worldwide's London offices. 

Congratulations Ilka & Franz

18.8.2017 | Tags: Ilka and Franz, awards

Congratulations Ilka & Franz for winning first place in the PDN Online The Look competition in the Motion/Multimedia category, with their all-GIF editorial for Schon Magazine.

Welcome Ilka and Franz!

11.7.2017 | Tags: Still Life, Portrait, Ilka and Franz

Award-winning photographer duo Ilka and Franz are such a breath of fresh air. We are delighted to say they're now represented... by us! They're bright, colourful and fun. If only we could say the same about ourselves.

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