Shooting with bob 3/11/10

I’m back! Sorry that I’ve been gone forever, but I’ve been whoring my work around town which has caused me to have no great adventures to share with you guys. Luckily, I was called in to work with commercial/print professional photographer, Bob Grigg. Bob actually use to be one of my teachers when I was in film school and I was pretty stoked when I found out that I was actually going to be working with him on a shoot…

photo-on-2010-03-11-at-10-22 Though I don’t consider myself a photographer at all, I do have a pretty solid understanding of lighting and setting up some equipment. Bob was stoked when he found this stuff out about me, he originally just needed a grip to do basic stuff(lighting, carrying heavy stuff, and break down set). He was even more stoked when I was able to set-up his pocket wizards, his Canon 1D with tethering in aperture, and assist him during the shoot. I kinda turned into the go-to computer-geek-techguy for the shoot.



img_2133 I was having tons of fun setting up lights and Bob’s camera to tether so we wouldn’t have to pop out his memory card into the computer to preview the pics.


img_2105 Once I was done setting up, I started playing with the bears for a bit… They both wanted to sleep waaaay more than play :/…



img_2106 I then wandered around his place for a bit(aka my future place…).

img_2113 Did you know that Bob is one of the main photogs for Hell’s Angels? Well he is, and I think that’s AWESOME!



img_2162 The was going incredibly well!



img_2169 My film school buddy, Tracy, was also there! She works with Bob regularly. Tracy was the one who actually got me the job, thanks again!!!

img_2170 After the successful shoot, Tracy and I met up with Jade(she works for the Jonas Bros., wah1?!?) and chatted it up for a bit. It was all fun.

It was awesome to have another productive day. Definitely looking forward to more set work in the future. Check out more pics after the JUMP!