There will always be photoshoots that test your creativity, and sometimes there are campaigns that seem to just give you incredible images. Deadliest Catch is definitely a campaign that lends its had to stunning visuals… at the cost of your comfort.
In what was the schedule from hell that was February, I returned to San Fransisco to photograph the Mythbusters for a second time. Like walking through a weird dream, M5 Industries (Mythbuster’s HQ) is filled with props from shows past, from fried crash test dummies, to boats that have been cut in half, to crossbows made from underwear, this place is odd to say the least. After 5 minutes your immersion in to the MB layer becomes all encompassing and you are numbed to the oddities that surround you. The line, “hey can you hand me the claymore sword sitting on top of the ejection seat next to the glass pains shattered by the dead chickens?” becomes the norm. In a month filled with athletic wear campaigns one after another, it was nice to photograph someone my height for a change. Choosing to make the set on top of the roof again was a no brainer as San Fransisco gave us a rare cloudless day and a low sun on the horizon provided the flare I need to counter my key and negate any kickers. All the Mythbusters were great as always, but one stood out yet again….. Adam. Crazy […]