The Origins of the Name Roth Stock

My memorial to Old School days! A lot of people don’t know the origin of the name Roth Stock for my company. Back in the “Old Days” when movies were actually shot on FILM (the F-word!) … If you ran out of film and you had maybe, three pages of dialogue left, you didn’t want to buy a whole new reel of raw film stock. … Continue reading The Origins of the Name Roth Stock

Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California

This is Why We Say We’re Press Not Paparazzi

Had my camera with me today to do a little bit of street shooting after a meeting in Beverly Hills. My real interest was to catch some of the high end cars that tend to head down Rodeo Drive. When walking back to my Jeep, I see Brian Grazer seated at a sidewalk cafe, talking on his phone. Our eyes meet, I’m wearing my press … Continue reading This is Why We Say We’re Press Not Paparazzi

88th Annual Academy Awards

Preproduction for the 88th Annual Academy Awards

Guilty of neglecting the blog lately, so here’s a little catch up on what’s been happening this past week … Just one day to go for Hollywood’s Biggest Night, the 88th Annual Academy Awards® at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland in Hollywood, California. Click the thumbnails below to view full-size photos. Got caught taking a selfie on Wednesday after picking up my credential. … Continue reading Preproduction for the 88th Annual Academy Awards

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Behind The Scenes Of Our New Header Photo

New header image for our “corporate” website pages. Likes? 🙂 Comments? 😀 Dislikes? 😮 Love? ❤ 😉 For those wondering about the shot … this photo was taken shortly before the start of arrivals at the 87th Annual Academy Awards® in 2015. From the center of the photo, you are looking south across Hollywood Blvd. to the Disney Store. Looking to the left of the photo … Continue reading Behind The Scenes Of Our New Header Photo

Happy New Year 2016!

Happy New Year!

Just a quick post to wish everyone a Happy New Year and All The Best for 2016! We look forward to bringing you lots more fun event coverage in the year[s] 😉 ahead! 😀 We’re Press, Not Paparazzi. There’s a Difference! Available For Assignment Worldwide! Follow Our Hashtags! Facebook: #PressNotPaparazzi #RothStock Twitter: #PressNotPaparazzi #RothStock Continue reading Happy New Year!

Lion Babe Performs During Full Moon Bazaar at SkyBar

Lion Babe Performs at Skybar

A soulful singer with her own unique sound, Jillian Hervey performs with musician Lucas Goodman as the duo Lion Babe during the Full Moon Bazaar at Skybar at Mondrian Los Angeles on October 27, 2015 in West Hollywood, California. Lion Babe combines rap with hip hop beats and a bit of EDM to create a lively set for their audience. The evening’s emcee was model Shaun … Continue reading Lion Babe Performs at Skybar

The Rise of David Bowie & Co. at the Taschen Gallery

The Rise of David Bowie & Co.

Knowing my many Labyrinth of Jareth friends will appreciate this, I made it a point to stop the other day to grab some smartphone street photography shots of this mural at the Taschen Gallery in Los Angeles. Celebrating Mick Rock’s Shooting For Stardust, The Rise of David Bowie & Co. is on exhibit through October 11, 2015. See the Taschen Blog for exhibit hours. #StreetPhotography … Continue reading The Rise of David Bowie & Co.

Mermaid Melody teaches how to sign in "Mermaid"

How To Throw A Mermaid Dance Party

In short … call Catalina Mermaid at Sheroes Entertainment! As part of the fun at the 31st Annual Toshiba Tall Ships Festival at the Ocean Institute in Dana Point, California mermaids and pirates entertained guests from both a swim tank as well as in the courtyard, where kids could get up close and ask all they questions they could come up with! When on dry land, … Continue reading How To Throw A Mermaid Dance Party

3-Master Schooner American Pride in the Sunset Parade of Tall Ships

Photo Bombed by a Three-Masted Schooner!

Shot while being shot at? 😮 Thanks Debi Magruder for the #UltimatePhotoBomb 😀 Thanks to the Ocean Institute for passage aboard their R/V Sea Explorer for the Sunset Parade of Tall Ships, the opening event for the 31st Annual Toshiba Tall Ships Festival in Dana Point, California. Full photo blogs are in the works. Pretty certain the mermaids are coming soon! 😉 #TallShipsFestival #TallShips #AmericanPride … Continue reading Photo Bombed by a Three-Masted Schooner!

TAG Heuer Big Surf Event Activation at WSL Big Wave Awards

TAG Heuer and World Surf League

Nice thing to be working on during what I hope is the last heatwave of summer … probably not though! Last May I was on assignment for PR Newswire shooting for Swiss watchmaker TAG Heuer. The event? World Surf League‘s WSL Big Wave Awards. Yep … nice end to summer photo edit. \m/ Featuring legends of surfing past and present! Writing the blog now to … Continue reading TAG Heuer and World Surf League