Here's some advice on how to use natural light when shooting various exterior (and interior) scenes either low- or no-budget.
Here are a few techniques to master the subtleties of lighting a car interior in daylight — without breaking your budget.
In the wake of the multiple announcements at this year's IBC, let's look at some of the newest and craziest lights about to hit the market.
Uplighting is a great tool in any DP or gaffer's tool kit. Let’s look at the main ways uplighting gets used (and misused) in cinematography.
You'll find HMIs doing the heavy lifting on almost every big Hollywood film set — lighting daytime exteriors, diffused windows, and turning night into day.
In this article, we'll discuss the innovative "cove lighting" style of award-winning Cinematographer Roger Deakins and how he uses it.
In this review, we'll take a look at the set.a.light pre-visualization program, its virtual assets and limitations, and how to use it.
The Mini MAX is a great option to lighting a scene, giving the actors and camera the freedom to move and shoot at almost 360 degrees.
Shooting in natural light, outdoors, can often be a limiting experience. Introducing the space light — a great alternative to outdoor lighting.
In this next video for fiscally clever car rigging, we'll break down the mission control setup inside the car. Plus, my experience with these techniques.
Some of the most successful DPs are using tungsten on some of the biggest productions, and for reasons that might surprise you.
In this tutorial, we'll go over how to build an inexpensive — and relatively simple — quasar-style light control using foam core.
Burbank, California – Matthews Studio Equipment, offers yet another smart solution that makes life on set a bit more convenient. New Panel Stand vimeo.com/348274238 answers the need for a quick set-up stand that aptly supports today’s panel and balloon-style lighting fixtures, LED monitors, screens, overhead frames and backdrops. What’s more, convenient wheels add on-set mobility ...
Learn how to utilize specular reflections, why it is important you're getting that particular effect, and how to enhance or reduce it.
Today, we'll talk about lighting in ratios, how it can change your cinematography, as well as the way you think about lighting a scene.
Lighting talent is hard enough, but when you have to take into account different skin tones, you need a thorough understanding of how to control light.
For any creative looking for world-class technology, then A.C. Lighting Inc. has plenty of brands to showcase. This year, at the 2020 NAB show in Las Vegas, A.C. Lighting Inc. will showcase some of its world-class lighting and associated rigging technologies, which include brands such as: Chroma-Q® (LED Lighting) Vista by Chroma-Q (Lighting ...
Anyone who works in radio will understand that for a radio show to succeed, it needs to have the kind of technical efficiency that helps keep up with the times. As good and as wise-cracking as any radio personality can be, talking about the latest hot topic isn’t enough when they have to show ...
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In this video tutorial, we take a look at high-key lighting — what exactly it is, when should you use it, and how you set it up.
Add small, manageable-sized beams of light to your video project with the help of volumetric lighting — also known as "god rays."
London, 2 – 4 April 2020
RE-TEXTURED is a multi-venue, multi-sensory festival for London and the UK.
The festival explores the relationship between experimental electronic music, modernist and industrial architecture and light and visual art, and is brought to you by the team behind Krankbrother.
Krankbrother Director Danny Clancy says: “RE-TEXTURED at Tobacco Dock is our most ambitious show to date. It’s one of the few buildings in London that allows us to fulfill our ambitions across light, sound and visual art, it’s unique structures, rooms and history have inspired us to push the edge a little more.”
RE – TEXTURED
London, Various locations
Almost any light can create a cinematic image if you modify it correctly. Here's an introduction to the three primary ways to modify your lighting.
Crawley, West Sussex, 25 February, 2020 – Presteigne Broadcast Hire, a leading dry hire and total multi-location production equipment provider, today announced the appointment of Jane Skinner as Senior Hire Desk Co-ordinator. Reporting to Presteigne North Hire Manager Roy Gaterell, Skinner is based at the company’s northern office in Warrington, equidistant between Manchester and Liverpool. Skinner ...
Don't let the limitations and constraints of the filmmaking process deter you. You can still get a great-looking, cinematic image with a single light.
Leko lights are a great way to capture natural-looking pockets of sunlight, or to cast light where no other light will go.