So the first episode of late and live aired on Monday which was very exciting but in case you missed it heres a link the the bbc iplayer version (sorry if your not in the UK) and its also only online for 30 days so if you look at this link in a years time doubly sorry :-)
It's Been a while since I posted about any of the equipment I'm using just now so I thought I would upload some pics and talk about my new gear.
Let's start with the lens, its the sigma 10-20mm 3.5 and it is super wide!! I mean crazy wide its amazing, it is also pretty compact and not crazy heavy, i've been playing around with it and the image quality is incredibly good. The build quality is great and the auto focus is quite and quick. The only downside is that their is allot of distortion, this is expected from something so wide but it does mean that you are limited to what kind of shoots you can use this on.
Overall though I really love it.
Next my red rock micro custom built rigg, I say custom built as I put all the bits together myself haha. I wanted a rigg that was light, portable, really well made, had room to expand and was cheap (ish). I couldn't find anything like that so I decided to buy all the component parts and put it together. The Red Rock system is…
This is a press release for the BBC TV series I worked on last year its airing on BBC1 Scotland 23rd January at 11.15 and then for the next 4 weeks:
For a generation raised on
Live At The Apollo and The Michael McIntyre Roadshow, the LATE ‘N’ LIVE GUIDE
TO COMEDY will be a revelation.Edinburgh Fringe audiences have, for over the past 25 years, gathered
like Romans to the Coliseum to watch comedians fight against hecklers at the
leading Gilded Balloon venue.These
people are renowned as the comedy world’s most unpredictable audience; never
sedated by a famous name - they expect laughs or they give better than they get. To many it’s known as the
comedians’ graveyard, with some performances there becoming the cautionary
tales of comedy folklore, but that hasn’t deterred some of the best known names
in comedy wanting to take on the LATE ‘N’ LIVE crowd – a group of people who know
that they are in control. Now for the first time,
narrated by LATE’N’LIVE veteran performer Lynn Ferguson, togethe…