Join Jem Schofield for an in-depth discussion in this video Final looks and lighting changes, part of Advanced Cinematic Video Lighting.
- All right, so here we are in the bedroom,…and just a few things to go over with you.…This one by two is really the big light…that we have playing inside of here,…and this is actually a light that you saw…in the windows setup that we brought in…for Martin, for our male actor,…just to kind of soften that up.…This is coming in with that grid,…sort of directional over here.…It's bouncing a little bit off of this door,…and it's giving a little bit of a lift…for our actor over here, because that…low castor that we looked at is really…just sort of just special for the couch,…so we can dial that up or down,…depending on what we need to do.…
And then, in terms of, especially…in our wide shot over there on the 28,…when we see into the room, and it'll play…also if we're on the 55, depending…on how we frame it out.…If we swing around over here, we basically…have a practical that we're going to see…on that camera over there, and little piece of black wrap.…You can see exactly what it's doing.…Greg and I discussed this, and he asked…
In this project-based course, producer, DP, and educator Jem Schofield of theC47 guides you through three different production scenarios: a narrative scene, a commercial project, and a corporate project. As in his original course, Cinematic Video Lighting, Jem doesn't just talk at you about lighting concepts, he appears on set with a crew, taking you through each project scenario and breaking down the creative decisions that helped accomplish the look and feel of each production. He goes into the equipment, space, and of course, the lighting setups for each project.
- Lighting large spaces
- Creating mood with lighting and color
- Lighting products within a scene
- Lighting outside environments
- Shooting actor close-ups
- Lighting with professional and natural lights