Join Eduardo Angel for an in-depth discussion in this video Shifting the light to add richness, part of Lighting Design for Video Productions.
…In this movie, we will look at how light…can enhance the richness of your subjects, and locations.…We will go through three different lighting situations,…with the same subject at the same location.…To illustrate the differences in lighting, we will…be filming a young couple from three camera angles.…The first camera is for a wide shot.…Which establishes the context, in this case, a restaurant.…The second camera is over the shoulder of the young woman,…while the third is over the shoulder of the young man.…
In this first situation, we're relying only on the available daylight…coming through the window behind the couple to light the scene.…The result is that her face is much darker than his.…Since he's getting some side light from the…window, as you can see from this angle.…The exposure range between the couple and the background is significant.…For some, the first thought might be to simply…adjust the camera aperture improperly exposed for the couple.…Doing this without any additional lighting would result…
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- Understanding the role of lighting
- Lighting interior and exterior scenes
- Directing the viewer's attention
- Enhancing mood in a scene
- Achieving great light under harsh conditions
- Deciding on the right lighting style for your story