Pretty Sweet Camera Assistant Blog

Posted on September 19, 2011






Tips for Filmmakers and Camera Assistants | The Black and Blue.

The Black and Blue is a pretty awesome and useful blog written by an AC. Right now he has a series going on being a faster AC. There’s also some good posts on DIY projects and lots of resources. Definitely worth a read and subscription.

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Written by Joey Daoud

Joey Daoud is an award-winning documentary filmmaker. His past films have appeared on Netflix, The New York Times, and National Geographic. He is also a YouTube creator across multiple channels with videos garnering millions of views. In his free time, he likes to climb mountains, scuba dive, and brew unique coffees.

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  1. Evan

    Hey Joey,

    Thanks for writing a post about my site and for giving it such great compliments! I actually remember starting out The Black and Blue and searching for “camera assistant” on google and coming across your site quite often, so it’s cool that I now find myself mentioned on it ūüôā

    Keep up the good work!

    Best regards,
    Camera Assistant and Editor of The Black and Blue

  2. Joey

    Thanks Evan! Your blog is way better than my AC posts of info gathered from film school sets.

  3. Evan

    You’re welcome! I actually found your AC posts helpful when I was first starting out! You were one of the few who had written about AC work at that time without assuming people knew everything.