June 10, 2014

When I’m still lighting a shot and the AD says that whatever happens we’ll be turning over in 2 minutes.

June 2, 2014

When it’s the first day of a shoot and everyone except me have worked together before.

June 1, 2014

When we’re all waiting on a top chop for the mattebox and the new guy radios from the truck to say he doesn’t really know what it looks like.

May 31, 2014

When the gaffer tells me I’ve now maxed out the 400A electricity supply in the studio.

May 30, 2014

When I give all my regular crew’s details to production and the office calls back to say one of them says they’re not available.