Filming in Thailand with the a7s and Atomos Assassin.

Filming in Thailand

Recently I decided to take a trip to Thailand and Shanghai. Most of it was for scouting locations and also to build some footage for my reel. I knew I wanted to have high quality footage and wanted to be able to shoot in 4k as well as stills.  Lastly I knew there would be times that I wouldn’t have access to power so having batteries and different power options would be very important. In this post I’ll be talking about what I brought,  why I brought it, as well as what I didn’t bring. lastly Ill be talking about my challenges when filming in these locations.

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Traveling with video equipment

Filming in other countries- Mexico

This will be a series of different posts depending on where Im traveling.  This year Im traveling to Mexico, Canada, and Thailand.  Im going to try and work on my reel, learn about filming, and generally see and capture as much as I can while out and about.  I’ll be talking the Following topics for each country:

  • Where Am I going?
  • What am I doing?
  • What am I bringing?
  • What did I want to bring but didn’t?
  • Why didn’t I bring it?
  • Customs/Duties/ laws
  • Challenges
  • Tips
  • Conclusions

So let’s get started

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