Just over a week ago, I was invited to be Film Stills Photographer on Hurcheon Films latest short film The Penny Dropped. Produced by A D Cooper and Stephen Croson, written and directed by A D Cooper, this supernatural short was shot in an old WWII Bunker in Dalston and features Abigail Thaw “Endeavour” and Phillippa Peak “Home Fires”.
Imagine entering a world where once, folk sought refuge from bombings, which is now a dank, dark, dripping canvas awaiting the next set of creatives to turn their ideas into a modern viewing experience.
I find an old piece of cardboard, a plastic chair, a small table and with my trusted Maglite begin the process of arranging my kit. I think today my 50mm fixed lenses is going to be the lens of choice. Now, if someone would just walk into that film light..