'Deadliest Catch': Producer Todd Stanley talks Jake and Josh Harris, Jake Anderson and the future

Tonight (Tuesday, Aug. 7), Discovery Channel airs "Deadliest Catch: Behind the Scenes," the season 8 iteration of the annual special that shows what goes on behind the cameras capturing crab-fleet life on Alaska's Bering Sea.Holding one of those cameras since the show's first season has been producer and cinematographer Todd Stanley (pictured above between Capt. Phil Harris, left, and his son, Josh Harris, right).Asked what it takes to wield a camera aboard a crab boat in autumn and winter, Stanley says, "You gotta have a lot of grit. You have to have a lot of endurance. It's not easy spending long hours out there. ... It's not for everybody. The hours are long and grueling."I feel a lot of responsibility for the show. It's sort of my baby. I've been there since the beginning, before it was even called 'Deadliest Catch.' It's something that I take a lot of pride in. It's hard to leave....



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