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Show Overview

It took a little time to line up schedules but so happy it finally worked out. Austin Lewis has been a good friend for a few years and it has been great to watch as his career grows and progresses. In this episode we not only dive into what it’s like to be a union 1st AC, but also some awesome set hacks that you can use on your next shoot.

Austin Lewis is a Los Angeles based camera assistant with 13 features films under his belt. He has worked along Directors of photography such as Shane Hurlbut, ASC, Daniel Pearl, ASC Matt Wise and Director Joseph Kahn. His background as a grip has shaped his unique perspective in his work as a camera assistant. His recent credits include “Kings” starring Daniel Craig and Halle Berry, “Bodied” and Sundance Selection “Burning Sands”

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