Things DPs Don't Talk About

by Sean Porter

  • Sean Porter operating for DP John Guleserian on Song One The Union Between DPs and Operators

    “And that’s when he started yelling into the phone. No, no, no!” My agent laughed a little bit as he retold the story. The union rep was on the other end of the line, and he wasn’t very happy. “Apparently I was the third person to call him about it,” he said. It was three days before principal photography was slated to begin on my current project, and IA600 had made it painfully clear that there was no way they were letting me touch the camera. For many of us indie DPs, there has never been a delineation between shooting…  Read more

    On Oct 28, 2015
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