Reality TV Stills Photography: Tropika Island of Treasure 5 Jamaica

December 19, 2013 · 0 comments

in Documentary,portraiture,Scapes,Travel

Last year November I went to Jamaica to photograph the stills for Tropika Island of Treasure season 5.

Below is a selection of my favourite behind the scenes photographs.

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Jib crane on the beach

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Katheryn Marnewick doing hostess Rosina Casserly’s make up

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Rescue diver on stand by using a flipper as a shield from the intense Caribbean sun

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Ominous storm clouds on the horizon, although the show goes on, come rain or shine

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Setting up for the Plea session

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Bugs. They’re everywhere. And they’re persistent

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Setting up for the Elimination

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Myself and Ricky MacIntosh – one of the original bob sled champions that the movie “Cool Runnings” was based on

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Kathryn beatifying one of the contestants before the Plea session

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Myself with a Rastafarian at a rural Rasta village

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Tommy and Kezi joking about

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Some of the camera and sound crew off to the zip lines

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Another Elimination session

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Crew accompanied by a local dog whilst filming Reeva Steenkamp and Jay Anstey

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Shadley Lombard getting sunrise footage

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Crew setting up on rafts

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Jay Anstey surrounded by a boom flower

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Phuto Khomo gets mic’d by Conley van der Westhuizen. It’s a tough job but someones got to do it!

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Setting up for an Island Game

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Wonder how that crown stays on? Gaffa tape of course!

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Myself with world heavy weight boxing champion, Lennox Lewis

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Some of the crew and contestants with Lennox Lewis

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Tommy Pretoruis setting up

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Our taxi driver, Dwayne, appropriately wore this shirt on the last day of filming!

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Cinematographer extraordinaire, Michael Yelseth

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Mike briefs the team on the last day of filming

Thanks to a fantastic crew!

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