Crazy Fans!


And no, I’m not talking about Video Copilot fans, although we have our fair share Actually, I’m talking about my Indiana Jones Costume! Well it wasn’t easy but I managed to finally put together an Indy costume that I wouldn’t be ashamed to go outside in.

The hat is from Disneyland, I even had to buy a woman’s purse so I could use the buckle for the army bag strap. Sure the real Indy didn’t have his logo on the outside of his hat but that’s ok.

I used to make fun of all those Star Wars fans that would dress up but now I know how they feel… but that doesn’t change my thoughts about those desperate fanboys. It just makes me a hypocrite and I’m plenty fine with that.

Still working away on the new stuff, stay tuned, just keep your radios down.

128 RESPONSES TO "CRAZY FANS!"
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:07 am
wahahahah thats hilleroius whahahaha great man u look great in that costume ...... still waiting for the new tutorial good luck andrew;)
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:09 am
Ha! Nice. I can't wait for the movie!
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:10 am
Impressive costume Andrew! I bet that set you back a few pennies ;)
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:12 am
Hey Andrew, any word on twitch these days? Excited about it. :)
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:12 am
The holster was the most expensive, the jacket too, but I already had that item. Everything else was just hard to find.
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:19 am
If we had Halloween in Norway I would get me a huge teletubbie costume. I would also walk around with my Colt M4A1 (BB) ;O

My nick actually used to be Killer Teletubbie, when I was younger.
Andre Prior
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:23 am
Awesome!
Andre Prior
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:24 am
Awesome but where is the Snakeskin Lash?
Orhan
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:26 am
Looks cool! :)
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:30 am
Ha!
Terrific outfit Andrew! :D You look handsome in it! ;-)
Cheers
V.
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:30 am
It's not shown in these photos but I'll make some more on the 31st.
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:33 am
Ha! NIce. I won't put you in the same category as the Star Wars fans (unless this is just a gateway costume to your ultimate goal of building your Boba Fett).... Looks good!

Jason
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:33 am
Looking awsome Andrew. Hope you have where ever you're going. Keep up the great work.
Kim A. Strandli
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:34 am
Helge: I would be my own teletubbie :) "Hanky Panky", instant classic, too bad we dont have Halloween in Norway... ....

ANYWAYS: Are'nt you handsome Mr. Kramer? :)
simondo
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:35 am
i have that indiana jones hat too, from disney
youve gone for raiders and not temple of doom
which do you think is the best indy film?
Bo
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:39 am
Good stuff dude. Lookin' good
illegald
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:41 am
you gonna get sewed for that!!!
NeedNewEmail
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:41 am
Yeah looks great Andrew, and you even grew some stubble for us, Now thats dedication :)
October 29th, 2007 @ 8:43 am
Hey Andrew check up please and your mail I have written to you the message... With impatience I wait for your answer... By the way very COOL suit at you - Respect Andrew ;)
Ted
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:01 am
Hey if they ever need a new actor to play Indiana Jones i really think you would be a perfect match.
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:08 am
Awsome outfit but you look to clean. Wrinkle those pants and slide in some dirt and it will be absolutely perfect.
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:22 am
jojo freak!!!
BANDAR
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:37 am
nice outfit Andrew ,,, how about making a small trailer with some of your action on it ... it will be great ... actually you are my HERO ...
michi
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:40 am
you need to have some dirt and blood on your shirt. this qould make it really true to original.
Russ
October 29th, 2007 @ 9:44 am
What a coincidence!!! I'm making an IJ movie! Cost of wardrobe & props: $0. I'm constructing the entire outfit using your reverse motion tracking technique. It was kinda weird running around naked performing these stunts.
Blade
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:01 am
Expressions...why did it have to be expressions?
FISH
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:07 am
Nice! ...and yes it puts you in the same boat as SW fans...only exception would be that this is just your Halloween costume...but if I see you wearing it at Starbucks after the 31st...well than you are a tool! ;) j/k but you would be an uber geek for sure! :)
Ben
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:13 am
No Indy costume is complete without a lucky lighter.
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:16 am
Good lord, you could give that young indy fool from the transformers movie a run for his money, what's his name - keir dullea?
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:19 am
Is Andrew the illegitmate son of Harrison Ford and that hot German Chick from the Last Crusade?

Or is the Drewski trying to become a cyber-stunt double for Harrison Ford?

I can see Drew in the movie theater, critiquing the special effects. "You need a multimillion dollar studio to do that?!!?? I could have done that with an Adjustment Layer, Null Object, and the pick whip!!!"
Stefan
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:41 am
Great costume Andrew :) I hope that soon we all will can to buy Evolution or Twitch and watch your new tutorial.

Cheers!
Pocosso
October 29th, 2007 @ 10:51 am
Cool !
Hope to see you, may be in the futur, at Star Wars Réunion (3), the official French Star Wars convention, where you can speak about all Lucasfilm entertainements...
Don't forget to send us a picture of you when you will go to see Indy IV, in May 22nd, with this very nice costume.
Codemonkey
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:00 am
LOL!!!

I would take the `mick` but I had to do a Harry Potter dress up for my old job once... IT SUCKS!! I HATE POTTER!!
Sabin
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:02 am
wow. Thats actually very believable. Nice work :)
tommie12P
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:06 am
Haha...it looks great. i am a I. Jones fan, too.
And of course i still waiting for the new turorial.! haha i could stop laughing....

But nice costume...

:D
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:19 am
dude, you need to get a man bag like joey has from friends. You can't go wrong
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:26 am
NICE! Where's the big rock that falls?
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:28 am
PS - I dressed up as a girls gone "crazy" camera man, t-shirt, sleazy look holding an XL2. It was funny how many people thought it was real!
black_dust
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:35 am
Thats all very well and good but can you do the "WE ARE GOING TO DIE!!! :( :( " Face?

Haha, Cant wait for the new one to come out im a massive indy fan (not as big as you by the looks of things)
Connor
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:39 am
Nice costume ;)

Where's the giant boulder coming down behind you?
Iain
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:42 am
thats pretty bitchin!

if you want the real bag, look for a WW2 gas mask bag, i have an exact replica you can pic one up for like 30-50 bucks, its a must.

cant wait for your new product! bring it on already!!
Kyran
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:52 am
OMFG !!!

IT'S INDIANA JONES......WOW.....SO REALISTIC (Note the sarcasm). BUT IT'S BETTER THAN I CAN DO.....GOOD SHOW OLD CHAP !!!

(I havent even got a costume yet....maybe i'll just dress up as myself and call myself a cannibal....i'll take a knife too....and some ketchup (can't stand dry tasting people, very bitter))
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:55 am
is that trash on the ground next to you?
Some Guy
October 29th, 2007 @ 11:59 am
I like the fotos. Nice costume and location! And the subtitles are great. "Now... Where did I park?" LOL! I hope we will see this costume in a tutorial someday...

If we had Halloween in our country I would be Andrew Kramer. "Hey, what's up? Andrew Kramer here for VideoCopilot.net and welcome to another fantastic video tutorial..."
Nick s
October 29th, 2007 @ 12:21 pm
Speaking of Indiana Jones i was playing around with a Crane the other day which was made just for the Indiana Jones flims

There were two made but the other one is being broke up for scrap :( The guy did say that some of the small bits from the crane may be sold on ebay, when i am back up there next week i get some photos.
October 29th, 2007 @ 12:58 pm
@ Some Guy

Are you saying Andrew doesn't need any make-up for Halloween?

(Joking Andrew)
October 29th, 2007 @ 12:59 pm
freak... :D
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:02 pm
I saw a guy that spent $1000 on a Jedi costume this year... I thought it was a little excessive but... it looked damn good.
Johhny
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:18 pm
Haha, lol "oh, nice bag" ahahha, man you are the best, one of the funniest (good jokes, humor) and friendliest guy i know!

respect!
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:28 pm
mm... i think this is a photoshoped pic, with the skills of Andrew u can expect the imposible!!!! probably he is wearing a short and a bob sponge shirt!!!...

or may be just may be..... this is a photo of the Bio-mech-remote-control answering machine,!!! you know, the one who answer the blog?...
bwoogie
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:28 pm
Looking great Andrew!
Sam should get out the camera since you're "dressed for success".
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:32 pm
i work at disneyland!
i can get you in andrew.
haha let me know if you want to get in for free.
you know you, your wife, and your new born child.
Yettofall
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:36 pm
Where's the whip ??!?!?!
:)
Kami3d
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:53 pm
Hey Andrew,

One of the most important elements of Indi is Whip, "Where’s you whip ?"


Kami
NeedNewEmail
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:54 pm
BaryonicMatter, Andrew needs that http://www.kingego.com/media/idolrep2.jpg
It will complete his costume :)
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:59 pm
Nice one!

well then Andrew , tell me, being a gigantic Indy fan myself.

how much excited are you knowing indy 4 is coming ;)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0367882/
October 29th, 2007 @ 1:59 pm
Nice one!

well then Andrew , tell me, being a gigantic Indy fan myself.

how much excited are you knowing indy 4 is coming ;)

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0367882/
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:19 pm
The whip is on my side belt and not deployed.
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:21 pm
whip it good! ...(deevo style)
Guy
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:36 pm
Thats what im talkin about..
Bouncy Dude
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:43 pm
Nice outfit, Mr. Kramer!!!
ragecg
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:47 pm
Dammit, I thought I was being cool going as Qbert, but you got me beat Andy.

Plus, I'm 35, so going as Qbert might put me on a few child-watch lists somewhere Im sure.
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:54 pm
Getin ready for the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, big indy fan also, and I definently would wear that to the primere, well not the holister, lol.
October 29th, 2007 @ 2:56 pm
Hahaha! Nice work Kramer.

You should have put together a little video :)
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:00 pm
The only difference between Indiana Jones and Andrew kramer, is that Indy uses a whip, and Andrew uses a pickwhip!
Russ
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:02 pm
It's not a purse, It's EUROPEAN
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:12 pm
Where's the Whip? Ha, great costume though! Happy Halloween!

Daniel
Juan
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:23 pm
Jajaja very funny...........

Now... Where did I park? That just make me jump out of my seat

Of course Indiana Johns doesn't have a car.
-)
Juan
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:25 pm
Wait
i think that Indiana Johns does have a car?

or he doesn't
October 29th, 2007 @ 3:39 pm
I have seen the teaser trailer for indy 4 and it really looks great, they do like to keep ou hanging, being as its may 2008 we get to see it
October 29th, 2007 @ 4:14 pm
Woah, looks great...I don't have a costume this year...I just like to work behind the scenes of all the FX.
Martin
October 29th, 2007 @ 5:54 pm
Helge Kallevik:
We have Halloween in Norway :/
We dosn't celebrate it like big as Americans, but we have 'trick or treat' and costume party!


Nice costume Andrew! Good luck ;)
Scott
October 29th, 2007 @ 5:55 pm
Dude Andrew at your fan base you could be dressed up as wonder woman and people would say, Dude, you're so cool. lol

Good stuff, nice costume.
October 29th, 2007 @ 6:37 pm
Hey andrew, great costume, sorry clothing. Just incase you didn't know they have the new name for the new Indy film.

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

looking forward to the release.

crack you whip
WiRXMAN
October 29th, 2007 @ 6:58 pm
Nice pick bro. Hahaha. I do hope this isnt what you work in year round. Halloween only. Right? :)

And yeah, my first question to mind was going to be wheres the whip, but you already got to that one. Lets see an action shot with that thing. Take a snap at Sam for some footage. :)
Jeffrey
October 29th, 2007 @ 7:28 pm
Now we just need to get a German mob or African tribe to chase you down the streets.
October 30th, 2007 @ 1:09 am
Hey Andrew,

take a look at the "Jumper" trailer @ apple.com...

At the end there's the same "zoom out of the earth" that you did!!! The same!!!
Even the camera movement...
Dan
October 30th, 2007 @ 4:09 am
hey andrew... did you make this... apparently its fan made!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYPECXaVulg
Yusi
October 30th, 2007 @ 7:20 am
Peace be with you, Andrew.

You know, you kind of look like Brad Pitt in that image?

Can't wait for the next tutorial and the Evolution product!

Peace.
Yusi
October 30th, 2007 @ 7:21 am
Peace be with you, Andrew.

You know, you kind of look like Brad Pitt in that image?

Can't wait for the next tutorial and the Evolution product!
Alan
October 30th, 2007 @ 7:31 am
...and did you remember to add the scar on your chin too????
Moca MX
October 30th, 2007 @ 7:49 am
Can't wait anymoree
:D
Moca MX
October 30th, 2007 @ 7:51 am
Holy Carp!!
9 hours deference !
I am in Serbia and here is 4 pm and there is USA is 8 AM
:D
Bader Ahmed
October 30th, 2007 @ 8:09 am
>>>> But you forgot about the Horse ??

iam just kidding .

Looking Smart Andrew
October 30th, 2007 @ 8:11 am
ACTION MOVIE ESSENTIAL 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WE NEED IT!!!!
October 30th, 2007 @ 8:35 am
Roldan...

I AGREE!! :D
October 30th, 2007 @ 11:11 am
ACTION MOVIE ESSENTIAL 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WE NEED IT!!!!
more explosions! MORE BLOOD!! MORE RICOCHETS!!!
ACTION MOVIE ESSENTIAL 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WE NEED IT!!!
i officialy start the "A.M.E.2 NOW!!" campaing join us!!!
October 30th, 2007 @ 11:36 am
We're already working on it. It's awesome. It's HD. It will break your computer if you try to watch it. It is a massive product that is taking a bit more time to create so don't worry it will be out as soon as it is done.
Some Guy
October 30th, 2007 @ 11:42 am
NO NO NO!!! No "AME2 NOW" campaigns please. It's done when it's done. We had that already with the forums...

Please read this: http://www.videocopilot.net/blog/?page_id=65
And then this: http://www.videocopilot.net/blog/?page_id=65
Moca MX
October 30th, 2007 @ 11:48 am
WOW
Cant wait that cant wait new tut
aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:00 pm
looks like AK may be making movie trailers now...
check out the graphic right before the title build - nice stuff, Andrew.

http://www.apple.com/trailers/fox/jumper/med.html

Good thing he's cool with people applying his tutorial concepts to their own projects!
Drobins
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:07 pm
HEY! I resemble one of those "desperate fanboys" that would dress up in their Boba Fett costume at halloween each yeah. One year I even deviated and dressed up as Ace Frehley from Kiss but that was a disaster and it was back to Boba Fett.

I actually feel sorry for myself as I type this. Think i will go and cry in my Boba Fett helmet.

Great costume AK.
RjM
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:09 pm
Hey Andrew, 'bout AME2.
Are you thinking of putting it toghether with some action sounds FX? or that one is for Designer Sound FX 2? hope you answer...

Btw, still waiting for a 2nd series of tutorial dvd's... :)

keep it up
A huge Thanks from Portugal
Suvir
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:32 pm
Wow Action Movie Essentials 2... Damn... thts so brilliant....
NeedNewEmail
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:34 pm
Andrew looks like a young Josh Lucas, or maybe his younger brother

http://imdb.com/gallery/granitz/5243/9.jpg.html?path=pgallery&path_key=Lucas%2C%20Josh%20(I)&seq=10
October 30th, 2007 @ 12:54 pm
Love the outfit! Wanted to send a link to a commercial we just finished that uses various elements from 4 or 5 of your tutorials!

http://myspacetv.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=vids.individual&videoid=21110558

Thanks so much for your help! I have learned a ton and this commercial would not have been possible without it!

Daniel
October 30th, 2007 @ 1:46 pm
Don't let the guys and Club ObiWan catching you wearing that Disney hat instead of the Herbert Johnson. The costume looks great. Is that a Wested jacket?
October 30th, 2007 @ 1:54 pm
yeah Andrew!! YOU ARE THE MAN!!!
can wait to get my handS on the AME2!! blowing stuff, exploding blood! yeah! that´s we talking about!!! guts please, explotings guuuuuts!!!

...sig*!
i hope the post was not made for the biomech-remote controlled-answering machine!!! now i'm nervious!!!
damm!!
October 30th, 2007 @ 2:40 pm
Hey whats up Kramer, Ryan here nice costume have you got a whip yet?. Because if you haven't christmas is comming up and i know where you live.. ok that sounds a bit sick but you know what i mean. i would be more then happy so send you one for christmas:)
giant
October 30th, 2007 @ 4:23 pm
Was that a man purse?
October 30th, 2007 @ 6:03 pm
HA HA what a dork! Oh wait I do have a stormtrooper costume.
October 30th, 2007 @ 8:16 pm
tu eres el mejor andrew kramer!! colombia ...je
lifetype
October 31st, 2007 @ 1:46 am
I rember yrs ago they use to have some show called young indi like some indi jones but the young yrs .. was really cheeesy i didnt stomac more then a few mins of it .. but you could prolly easily get the roll . grow some more stubble .. and have sam as the druken russian .. parker luis cant loose
Jacob Dyer
October 31st, 2007 @ 3:46 am
"We’re already working on it. It’s awesome. It’s HD. It will break your computer if you try to watch it. It is a massive product that is taking a bit more time to create so don’t worry it will be out as soon as it is done."

Lol Andrew, 'soon'. You're starting to sound like David Hebel over at Digital Juice. Every single one of his products will be out 'soon'.
October 31st, 2007 @ 4:00 am
I said as soon as it is done...
October 31st, 2007 @ 5:15 am
hehehhehehehehehehheh.... nice outfit.... cant wait for more aftereffects tutorial...!
Bajistapro
October 31st, 2007 @ 6:21 am
calm down my friends!!, just wait!! I know isn't easy!!, but let the man do his job!! please take it easy!!
knakrz
October 31st, 2007 @ 6:40 am
grouse costume, mine is a rock...
knakrz
October 31st, 2007 @ 6:44 am
I love the calmness of the viewers on this site,... http://www.videocopilot.net/blog/?page_id=65
BANDAR
October 31st, 2007 @ 6:46 am
As Bajistapro said ... take it easy guys ... I'm sure that Andrew is doing his best ... but everything will vome in the right time ...

be sure ... What comes fast ... Goes fast ...
batmanzano
October 31st, 2007 @ 8:37 am
Thanks for all of the work that you do for this site and to make your products available to us. We really appreciate it. Take your time and make them as incredible as the last tuts/products. I was looking for Indy 4 videos on youtube earlier and found this. Pretty incredible, not taking credit for it in any way. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5Qrb14rjGg
Moca MX
October 31st, 2007 @ 8:42 am
Happy Halloween!
Miguel Carrera
October 31st, 2007 @ 9:14 am
It's halloween, now, something is supposed to happen, isn't? 8-)... maybe a new tutorial? =p
Scott
October 31st, 2007 @ 10:10 am
Miguel Carrera:

Don't ruin our chances dude. He'll deliver a tutorial whenever he damn well pleases ,lol.
WiRXMAN
October 31st, 2007 @ 10:13 am
WOw holy crap. Talk about inpatience. All you guys are doing is going to have Andrew rethink when he shows us a 'preview' next time of any work he has in the pipes. Why show it when he has to hear all the constant whining.

Let the man do his thing, and be happy you have tutorials you probably havent even watched or tried yet anyways. Theres a thousand different things to do on this site, instead of complaining when the next product will be out, or when the next FREE tutorial will be introduced.

Did I mention he does the tuts free? Nada? Zippo? Zilch? Zero? Comprende?
October 31st, 2007 @ 10:33 am
HAPPY HALLOWEEN.

I'm sure Andrew will release this tutorial when he's ready, and sure that it's good enough. He also has a family to look after, and he is doing a very good job so far.

Patience is a virtue, so I'm told. Keep up the awsome work Andrew. Your Tutorials are the greatest.
carlos
October 31st, 2007 @ 10:47 am
I am with you THOMAS!!!!.
The good meals needs to be cook slow and Andrew is the best Chef.Otherwise we wouldn`t be here.
October 31st, 2007 @ 11:02 am
carlos,

I would still be playing around with Pinnacle, lol!

Andrew, you're the man!
Miguel Carrera
October 31st, 2007 @ 12:33 pm
Sorry, I am impatient... =p I know the tutorials are ready when they are ready, and I rather wait 2 weeks for an excelent tutorial as always than just an ok tutorial, thanks Andrew! =D
November 1st, 2007 @ 3:12 am
Just yesterday I was talking to my sister about how I'd like to have an Indiana Jones costume, and now I see you've beat me to it. Anyhow, where's the whip?
November 2nd, 2007 @ 9:50 am
Looking good man!

I've found 2 great resources in my search for an Indy costume:

http://www.whatpriceglory.com/mkviibag.html - these guys have a reproduction of the exact bag and shirt.

Then there's:

http://www.whatpriceglory.com/mkviibag.html which has sources on the rest of the outfit and tuts on how to make them look great!
Orc Master
November 3rd, 2007 @ 6:02 am
Heh, nice outfit, Andrew. You know, that kind of reminds me that I've never seen an Indiana Jones movie... *gets banned*

J/K ;) Hey, no Andrew! DON'T BAN MEEEE!!!...
November 3rd, 2007 @ 5:37 pm
Hey andrew here is the link to the offical Indy website. Check the video section where they have just finished principal shooting.

enjoy

http://www.indianajones.com/site/index.html
November 7th, 2007 @ 11:47 am
Andrew, you make a good looking Indy. Hope you found your car out there...(I won't tell anyone you had to buy a woman's purse to finish the outfit...LOL)
Suvir
November 24th, 2007 @ 6:09 am
Hey AK...
I hav this Software called video enhancer... which allows conversion of SD videos to HD videos.... I get prty large sized files as out put.. A 4 secs video is 1.3gb... Is there any way to compress HD videos.???
Please need some help urgently... am working on a university project...
John S
January 16th, 2008 @ 4:39 pm
Indiana Jones 4 comes out May 22nd!!!
November 28th, 2010 @ 10:24 am
Your costume looks awesome! I'm jealous.
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