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Jay L. Clendenin with Cut Chemist

The assignment: Shoot portraits of Cut Chemist, whose latest mix, “Sound of the Police,” blends African and South American music and was made using just one turntable and a foot pedal sampler, for a story in The Times’ Sunday Calendar section. Staff photographer Jay L. Clendenin headed out Aug. 1 to Glendale to photograph the DJ in his home studio. Videographers Myung J. Chun and Tim French tagged along to give a glimpse of what it’s like to be a photographer on assignment, where a black cat crossing your path can sometimes be a good thing. Click on the video to check it out.

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