mountain dew spot with the black magic micro cinema camera

A few months ago I was asked by Jacob Schwarz to be the 2nd unit DP for a mountain dew shoot that was taking place in Utahs “Little Sahara” desert. Schwarz, who was the main unit DP, had selected some black magic micro cinema cameras for my shots as img_20160627_122613I would be primarily in charge of getting angles that were deemed too dangerous for the fleet of Red Weapons that were part of his unit. I posted a picture of thr

helmet rig our key grip Eric Beck created online and a rep from black magic reached out to me to find out more about the shoot.

Here is the press release they created based on our conversations.




Here are some examples of my shots that made it into the final piece:

Here is the spot: