That’s right, if you have the cash you can use Plasma (the same highly excited state of matter that makes the sun shine) to light your next film. Also in this article, a look at some of the issues with LED lighting and how manufacturers are coping with them.Read More
Quality lighting is one of the most important elements of any professional looking project. Lighting contributes considerably to the emotional response an audience has watching a motion picture. Today we rounded up 20 Lighting Tutorials to help you go beyond basic exposure into the essence of visual storytelling.Read More
This video’s creator John Note was given an assignment requiring him to show a series of lighting setups for his lighting class. Each shot had specific details on which to follow, which are explained in the video. Read More
In this video from AbelCineTech, the Lowel Prolight 200w, Arri Junior 150w, and Dedolight 150w are compared. Although they have similar wattage, the technology (and price) is dramatically different between these three popular lighting fixtures.
A ring light is a circular panel of light that goes around the outside of the camera lens to get create a full, soft, shadow-less light on the subject matter. Used in photography, the use of a ring light has become a popular stylistic choice in the fashion/commercial filmmaking styles. Here’s an tutorial on how to make your own Ring light and an example of the stunning look it creates.