I think that means "The photographer just ate shit! The photographer just ate shit!"
Seriously, rather than trying to stand on the ground behind a tree, it might have been safer to get up on top of something. Like a big camera stand or something.
Nope. And with all the little kids and families in the audience, is it really necessary for the announcer to freak out and yell, "Oh, fuck!" over the PA system. I mean really. Walter Cronkite never would have said that.