I have now been to the Sundance Film Festival five times and it is never easy to describe the experience of being there, let alone photographing there. I have often said that you have to run from one shoot to the next. For the most part, that is only a slight exaggeration.
We were having our first sit down lunch of the week at the Pizza Hut all-you-can eat salad bar when I got the phone call. Another photographer had cancelled and they needed to fill the time slot. The only catch was that I needed to find a location, get there and set up by 2 PM. It was now 1:25 PM. We hastily paid the check and fled the restaurant. As we pulled into the parking lot at 1:35 I got a call from Mandy's publicist saying that they were at the location and where was I? My assistant dropped me off and went to find parking while I literally ran to the shoot with a stand and head in one hand, pack in the other, backpack and camera bag. I had to set up with Mandy and crew looking on. Everything went into slow