Saturday, May 02, 2015

What's Going On

  Not much to report this week. I've been working some long hours so I haven't had a chance to think up a topic and nothing has really pissed me off lately so, no rant this time. I'm in the second week of a medium to high budget studio picture. It's a comedy about suburban life, spies, and marriage. I'm with a DP I love working with, one of my favorite camera operators, my regular grip crew, a good director and some funny and nice actors. So life is good right now except for the Fraturdays. If you have a particular subject you would like to see covered/debated in this forum, just email it in. If you are in the LA area, don't forget the JL Fisher Barbecue on May 16th. It's a really good event to attend to see old friends and catch up on what's new in the dolly world. Also there's beer (or at least there used to be.) I assume no one has made a jackass of themselves and ruined it for everyone yet (remember the coolers of beer on the tailgate that production used to provide every day?) Anyway, the kid's asleep upstairs, the wife is still at work, and I'm on the deck having a cocktail, having a drink, and listening to some blasts from the past. Be safe out there and don't be a stranger.

PS
I'm thinking of having a Dolly Grip dinner here in Atlanta for all the Dolly Grips in town, either on location or local. Those of you who may be interested leave it in the comments or email me. Otherwise I'll just go by myself and drink myself into a tizzy.

4 comments:

Wick said...

D, Here's a link to the J. L. Fisher Open House

http://jlfisher.com/JLF-Open-House-2015.pdf

Due to some gatecrashing jackasses, I'm told there won't be beer this year.Everything else is as always. Lots of good food, a convivial atmosphere, some new equipment to see and try out, some workshops & panel discussions and tours of the company contacted by Jimmy Fisher.

It was good to have a chance to say hello last week while I was passing thru ATL. Give my regards to the gentlemen you're working with.

D said...

Some idiot always ruins it for everyone. Oh well. Great to see you. I'll do it.

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