Jim Cooper, also known as Sharp by Coop, the most famous and prolific cutlery photographer in the world, joins us for a great discussion about blades, the uber high end, how to take great pictures, and where the market is heading (and it ain’t custom tacticals folks…).
Coop: GEC Congress and a Tim Wright custom
Me: AG Russell Lightnin’ Bug and the MBI HF-R
The King Tut Dagger by Buster Warenski
Coop’s Top Five Living Custom Makers:
The guy (Lloyd Hale) that was an in-house maker for a single collector.
Coop’s set up:
Canon DSLR, Mono Strobes, NO FUCKING TRIPODS