Day for Night

Shooting Day for Night on “Hyde Park on Hudson”

In this interview for ARRI, Director of Photography Lol Crowley discusses using the ALEXA on the set of “Hyde Park on Hudson” ARRI: What were some of the factors that led you and Roger to choose ALEXA for HYDE PARK ON HUDSON?   Lol Crawley: From our first meetings one of Roger’s big concerns was the Read MoreRead More

Turn Day into Night in Photoshop with Colour-Shifted Exposure

Turning this daytime scene into night was inspired by the superb effects work in Lars von Trier’s film Melancholia. Shooting landscapes at night can present all sorts of challenges – and even more so if you were shooting a moving image and couldn’t use long exposures. For this reason, it can be preferable to get the shot Read MoreRead More

How to Create Day for Night in After Effects in 5 Minutes

Want to learn how to create day for night effects using After Effects? In this episode of “5 Minute FX,” you’ll learn how to shoot during the day but turn it into a night scene using the magic of scale and placing, rotoscoping, and color correction in After Effects.Read More