bradley cooper

(FLASHBACK) : 'The Hangover (2009)' 10th Anniversary in Redcarpetmonochrome

June 10th, 2009/2019.

Can it really be ten years ago that the groundbreaking Hangover Trilogy began with its first drunk-amnesia follies? Sadly so. The original journal (with commentary) is here, and while I did miss the second film’s launch I also went to the premiere of Hangover III and its journal (with commentary) is here.

As for the first film? Best of the three, and owing to the colour (and thinness, and slinkiness) of Heather Graham’s dress, it was quite the experience to re-edit.

Mild parental advisory, then … and/but if you’re viewing it in a place of work, just tell them that if it’s in Black’n’White, then IT’S ART, MAN!

Alex Zane
Heather Graham
Heather Graham
Bradley Cooper
Heather Graham
Heather Graham
Heather Graham
Heather Graham
Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper
zach galifianakis
justin bartha
justin bartha
zach galifianakis
todd phillips
ed helms
ed helms
ed helms and zach galifianakis

So…. that was certainly that. And it joins other Redcarpetmonochrome 10yr retrospectives like “Watchmen”, “Fast & Furious”, “Star Trek” and “Tormented”.

Next 10yr anniversary Redcarpetmonochrome : TRANSFORMERS REVENGE OF THE FALLEN. Aw… man….

The 2013 BAFTAs : Red Carpet / Monochrome

February 10th, 2013.

Of all the Baftas I've been to, the most memorable was probably 2013 : the one that was cold AND where it rained AND sleeted AND snowed. What's more, since that one, they've made most of the red carpet fully undercover, thus ensuring these kind of precise circumstancess are unlikely to recur.

Photographically, it was tricky. Dynamic range and detail reduce when there's more stuff in the air, and with bright lights shining on the carpet, the contrast is even more reduced. But all that aside, I still put these Baftas down as one of my favourites to photograph...


Baftas 2013
Baftas 2013
Paloma Faith
Billy Connolly
Simon Pegg
Martin Freeman
Mark Strong
Natalie Dormer
Hugh Jackman
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence 2
Tom Hooper
Michael G Wilson
Eddie Redmayne
Eddie Redmayne 2
Tom Hiddleston
Helena Bonham Carter
Ben Affleck
Tim Burton
Amy Adams
Bradley Cooper
George Clooney
Marion Cotillard
Sally Field
Judi Dench
Chris Tucker
Damian Lewis
Anne Hathaway
Joaquin Phoenix
Javier Bardem
John C Reilly
Quentin Tarantino
Jeremy Renner
Daniel Day-Lewis

So that was one of the more interesting BAFTAs - it was cold, it was wet.... and yet while shoooting I didn't notice either of those two things!

The full journal (with commentary) for the even is here. and the other Red Carpet / Monochrome Bafta journals are here (2010), here (2012) andhere (2016)

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