I wanna be a cameraman….

YES IT’S THAT TIME OF THE YEAR AGAIN!!!!

A new completely stupid, just for fun parody music video for photography people!!

***DOWNLOAD THE SONG HERE***(Left-click, save as)

Do you want to be a cameraman? Do you wish you could quit your day job and become a full time photographer? This music video is for you guys, with much love and respect.

We all love this thing called photography – hope you find this video as fun to watch as we had making it. Co-starring the awesomely talented Mijonju Jones – have a look at his fantastic camera blog here: http://www.circlerectangle.com.

Want to see the last video I made? Here it is.

Thank you SO MUCH to everyone involved.

Credits:

Director, editor, creative lead, lyrics:
- Irwin Wong (http://www.irwinwong.com) @irwinwong

2nd Director, color grading:
- Mijonju Jones (http://www.circlerectangle.com) @mijonju

Cameramen:
Will Adams
Ade Ogunsanya
Asuka Kataoka

Many thanks to everyone who showed up / got involved / brought their cameras along!
In no particular order:
Keiichi Kondo (Leica M9)
Noriyoshi Takahashi (Lytro, Konica)
Hiroaki Takachi (Hasselbald 501CM, Canon 5D MkII)
Charles Lacz (Olympus OMD)
Hamish Campbell (Hasselblad 501CM)
Takumi Takahashi (Fuji X-10)
Takuya Imura
Kiori-chan
Ade Ogunsanya (Pentax 67)
Alani Cruz (Leica M6)

Shot on a Nikon D800 with:
- Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 AIS
- Nikkor 135mm f/2 DC
- Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 G
- Zacuto rails and follow-focus
- Manfrotto monopod 561-BHDV-1
- Continuous light by Profoto Batpac

15 Comments

  1. Reply
    Lewis Pumpkin October 11, 2012

    Wonderful man… just wonderful XD

  2. Reply
    Magali October 11, 2012

    This is just brilliant! You should make the song available for download too. :)

    • Reply
      admin October 11, 2012

      I will! Wonder if I can get it on itunes for free download….

  3. Reply

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  4. Reply

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  5. Reply
    Igor October 12, 2012

    Fun song and excellent video. I like how you color graded it to imitate a film camera.

  6. Reply
    Fabio Giraldi October 12, 2012

    Irwin, man.. Last year, I thought that “Pay Me” would be unbeatable: I listen to it many time, it is both hilarious and technically good. Well… this is even more amazing! Congrats! ;)

  7. Reply
    Stevable October 13, 2012

    Lyrics please!!!!!

  8. Reply
    nicolas October 14, 2012

    Hello,

    Thanks 1000 times for this fantastic tune!! so freaking good.
    But I can’t transform it on a ringtone for iphone by Itunes, can you do something plz?

    thksss
    Nicolas from France.

  9. Reply
    Jeremie Plourde October 15, 2012

    I can’t seem to download this song.

  10. Reply
    Anders October 18, 2012

    Hey there, the download link doesn’t work…. :( fix please, really want this song!

    • Reply
      admin October 22, 2012

      Did you try left-clicking and hitting Download Linked File? Lemme look into it

  11. Reply

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  12. Reply
    Thiago October 19, 2012

    Freaking awesome you guys!!! Just plain perfect! Great job!

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