Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a hand-cut gobo, part of Video Gear: Lighting.
- Now Rich, it kind of looks like…we went to the arts and crafts store, right?…- We did actually go to the arts and crafts store.…- That's what I did.…I got a pen, I got an X-acto knife,…I got some foam board, a bigger piece of foam board.…And what's going on here?…- Well this actually makes a pattern…and when you shine a light through it it's pretty cool.…It creates things.…Now this is kind of just an organic one,…a bunch of pedals and leaves.…What were you going for there?…- Well I was starting, as you can see here,…was some really kind of,…I almost used the word organic,…some bad circles, but that doesn't really matter.…I was going for a little bit more…of a porthole kind of effect.…
And this is an easy thing to do.…All you have to do…is find a piece of common foam board like this.…- I'm going to take this out of your hands.…- Okay, that's probably a good idea.…Design or draw whatever pattern that you want.…Now here's the thing is that this doesn't have to be art.…You can draw organic, abstract, weird patterns.…
- Lighting with LEDs
- Creating affordable textured backdrops
- Creating a hand-cut gobo
- Using precut metal gobos and virtual gobos
- Lighting with the Lume Cube
- Shooting pure white and pure black backdrops
- Using small portable and battery-operated lights
Skill Level Intermediate
Corporate and Documentary Video Lightingwith Eduardo Angel28m 52s Intermediate
DSLR Video Tips: Cameras & Lenseswith Richard Harrington8h 13m Intermediate
1. Lighting with LEDs
2. Creating Textured Backdrops Using Only Lights, Part 1
3. Creating Textured Backdrops Using Only Lights, Part 2
4. Lighting with the Lume Cube
5. How Do I Shoot a Pure White Backdrop?
6. Using Small Lights
7. How Do I Shoot a Pure Black Backdrop?
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