The topic for this meeting is....
All Things Grip with NELSON GOFORTH
Nelson Goforth has worked on TV and film sets for 25 years, mostly in the grip and electric departments; he has worked on over 40 MOWs (movies-of-the-week), theatrical features, low-budget indies, commercials, industrials, and more. Movies you may have seen: Dumb and Dumber, Phantoms, Fast and Furious 7...well, not yet.
Nelson is a Red Epic owner and has, in the past few years, started directing and shooting narrative shorts and other materials. Examples of his work, including a reel, are at http://vimeo.com/goforthfilm
Grip duties / What's a Grip?
What's in your bag now?
Basic tools: c-stand, sandbag, flag/net, apple boxes, gels. overheads
How to set a c-stand.
Why fresnel lamps?
Gelling a window
When to call for help
Camera movement, briefly
How to not kill people.
Dinner and drinks will be provided.
AUCTION Items from Digital Juice:
Bring a video to show to the group!
Your first meeting is free! Single meeting cost is $20. Ask us about annual membership rates!