Mark needs to ski, run, hike, walk, and weight train – not to mention practice doing all of the above while shooting with a 25 pound RED Digital Cinema Camera – for his trip to Mt. Kilimanjaro in June, to shoot footage for Del Padre’s ongoing work with the National Science Foundation’s STEPS project. As the date of departure approaches, we thought we’d share some of the more entertaining moments from this training journey (which, incidentally, included Mark’s last cigarette on Thanksgiving morning).

Here’s snippet #1, featuring Mark and Del Padre’s communications manager (and Mark’s wife) Jaclyn. She’s just happy to be here.

More to follow.