Lighting is an element of Cinematography.
If a shot is not well lit it’s almost useless.
The lighting department work closely with the cinematographer to create the right look for each shot.
- The chief lighting designer and on set engineer is called The Gaffer
- The assistant to the Gaffer is called The Best Boy
This week we are going to explore the fundamentals of film lighting.
Using Three Point Lighting in a Studio.
Colour in Storytelling
‘To explore a range of lighting set ups in a studio setting.’
In Adobe Premiere create a playlist of 8 different lighting states that we shot in class.
Before each on a black slate (title card) identify the lighting setup and the impact that you feels it communicates.
Reflect on the impact different lighting states can have on the meaning communicated.