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I think they got the shot…

I think they got the shot...

The thing that most people don’t realize, no matter how many red carpet shows and tabloid magazines you read, is how incredibly insane photographers can get when celebrities are around. I’m not talking about the horror stories of cameramen hiding in the trees or stopping traffic. I’m talking about relatively civilized environments that become contained chaos, with adults shouting orders at people they’ve never met. This is especially true in Europe, as I witness every year in Cannes. Photographers will camp out calmly, waiting for the scheduled opportunity to get their pictures, and when the moment comes… it’s a blitzkrieg. Throw in someone like George Clooney, and all hell breaks loose. Wanna see what I mean? Jeffrey Wells sends a video from this week’s Fantastic Mr. Fox junket in London:

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