Adjusting lighting and reflectivity


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Adjusting lighting and reflectivity

If you've ever shot video or still photography yourself in a studio environment, you understand how important lighting actually is. But also, you understand that some of the process can be rather tedious and a little frustrating, especially when you want something to be lit, but let's say you don't want a huge shadow cast off that object. The beauty of doing lighting with a software package like Motion is the fact that you can actually do things that you can't do in the "real world." So for example, I could illuminate this type but have it not cast a shadow, or I can have it cast a shadow on the floor but not on another object that might be right behind the text.

See, anytime you add a light to a scene, there are lighting options, lighting parameters you can adjust, but then there are also lighting object options that are available for each object in the scene, in terms of how they will accept that light. So to see exactly what I'm talking about, let's o...

Adjusting lighting and reflectivity
Video duration: 9m 13s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Adjusting lighting and reflectivity provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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