BA #196: Sam Jones

September 10, 2017 | 8:27 pm |

Sam Jones Podcast Interview

On the one-hundred and ninty-sixth Box Angeles photography Sam Jones (Off Camera, Roadies) stops by Studio 309. He discusses growing up in SoCal, dirt biking a lot, being in bands, shooting photos for the Associate Press, and more!


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The BA #196 Breakdown
– Box rants casting people and their timing.
– Drinking and rituals.
– Growing up in Fullerton CA and drawing a lot as a kid.
– Being in bands and creating a record company.
– Dirt biking, skateboarding and attending Gonzaga University, briefly.
– Transferring to Cal State Fullerton and taking to photo journalism.
– Getting a job for the AP and then shooting stills for movies.
– Sam describes what he does in three words.
– Sam answers why show business, why Hollywood and his favorite part of LA.
– Samn discusses what content he consumes and who he’d like to work with.
– Sam’s favorite thing he has done (& least) and how he defines success.
– Choose your own adventure sign-off.


STUDIO BEER – Reel Brewery, Untitled Pilsner



For more Sam, catch his directing in Cougar Town which he wrote and follow him on Twitter @samjones.

An aspiring actor, Mike ‘Box’ Elder hates callbacks in Santa Monica. Follow him @boxangeles.