One of our reporter came across one of the most talented person in the Industry, and he told us a little about himself - Climax.
CAN YOU TELL US YOUR NAMES?
My names are ADISA YUSUF BABATUNDE
popularly knows as "CLIMAX"
CAN YOU TELL US WHO CLIMAX IS?
"Hmm" Adisa Yusuf Babatunde (Climax) is a young talented D.O.P (DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY), Am a free person who love doing things on his own,and doesn't look after someone else.
CAN WE KNOW WHEN YOU ENTER THE INDUSTRY?
Laugh........... Hmm, well all glory to almighty ALLAH, it is a long story. I enter the industry in the year 2001, and I learned camera handling in the year 2003, I graduated in year
2006/07 and I started handle the camera in the year 2008.
BEING A D.O.P, WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO YOU?
Hmm....... Being a director of photography is not "akara and eko" because being a D. O. P is not a day job to be sincere, there is so much stress.
DO YOU MIND TELLING US ABOUT YOUR FAMILY?
LOL........ I don't mind, but I would advice you shouldn't let us go to that side. We won't leave
here today. (it is complicated)
(LR)..climax with director oluwale Samson adebayo
SO WHO INSPIRED YOU TO PURSUE YOUR DREAM AS A D.O.P?
Tunde Kelani and I went to meet a well know Uncle Mojid Ajao, Uncle Mojid Ajao is my boss
SO WHO HAVE YOU WORK WITH, SO FAR?
Oh...... Smile, I've work with so many people but let me just mention few.
I've work with Abbey Lanre, Kayode Adebayo, Anta Laniyan, Oluwale Samson Adebayo, Seun Olaiya, Odunlade Adekola, Femi Adebayo, Titi Jeje, and so many other people.
APART FROM NIGERIA, WHICH COUNTRY WOULD YOU LOVE TO VISIT?
Wow....... Australian, Australian is my dream land which I believed that I will be there one day.
WHAT ARE THE CHALLENGES YOU'RE FACING IN THE INDUSTRY?
We are facing so many challenges in the industry, but the major challenge is PIRACY which is killing our work and we are begging God and also the government to help us to do something about it.
DO YOU HAVE ANY CELEBRITY CRUSH?
Hmm..... Not really, but the only person I love is Clearance Peter
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO WATCH ON YOUR T.V WHENEVER YOU ARE AT HOME?
I love music.......... I really like to watch music videos because I always gained one or two things there.
WHAT WILL YOU BE IF YOU ARE NOT A DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY?
I don't know...... laugh, but i will still be a D. O. P!
WHO IS YOUR FAVOURITE MUSICIAN?
D'banj and Wizkid
With his workmates
(L-R)dehinde osukoya,seun olaiya and climax him selfself
WHERE DID YOU GROW AND BROUGHT UP?
Mushin, in Lagos state
WHAT TYPE OF KID ARE YOU WHEN YOU ARE STILL SMALL?
I was very stubborn, really stubborn then. I also know it.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PET?
WHAT TYPE OF WOMAN ARE YOU INTO?
I love slim girl
SO ARE YOU DATING SOMEONE OR YOU ARE INTO ANY RELATIONSHIP?
(cuts in)...., so will you tell us?
No, she knows herself but I love my wife, though we haven't married yet but we are into relationship.
SO WHAT KIND OF ADVICE WILL YOU GIVE PEOPLE COMING AT YOUR BACK?
What I can tell them is that, they should just keep focused and make sure they are serious with what they are doing.
Believe you will surely achieved your aims, with GOD all things are possible.
WHAT DO YOU HAVE TO TELL ALL YOUR FANS?
Wow, my fans you are all awesome and I really love u all.
SO DO YOU REALLY HAVE SOMETHING IN YOUR MIND THAT YOU ALWAYS
Yes I do...... GOD IS GOOD!!!