About Living

Tim Corbin Films

Katie Pumphrey is attempting to swim the English Channel in August 2015. Come to the crossroads of this challenge, being a full-time artist and dealing with chronic pain in this story about living.

Behind the scenes of About Living

Filmed on a Canon 5D Mark III running out to an Atomos Ninja Blade, with SmallHD HDMI lock. Canon 24-105 L and 100-400 L glass. GoPro Hero 3 Black for in/near pool shots.

On-set audio recorded with a Rode Stereo VideoMic X. Voiceover recorded with a Rode NT-USB.

Edited in Final Cut Pro X; graded in FCPX with Color Finale. Monitoring output via Blackmagic Design Intensity Extreme.

Filmed on four days over a 5-week period.


Oscar Jacques
Tobias Nilsson
Shaun Chin Kee Siong
Brannigan Carter
Eric Romero / Dust