Color Temperature & Emotion

Color Temperature & Emotion

Color temperature and white balance can be incredibly powerful tools when it comes to crafting emotion for your scenes. Today, we’ll be discussing how you can use white balance and color temperature to craft unique looks that work with all sorts of different...
White Balance/ Color Temp

White Balance/ Color Temp

So what is the relationship between color temperature and white balance? Today, we’re going to be discussing what is white balance and how does it and the color temperature in lighting interact with each other? We’ll discuss the white balance meaning and...
Color Temperature Explained

Color Temperature Explained

So what is color temperature? Today, we’re going to be discussing color temperature in lighting for photography, film and video. Understanding the color temperature scale, as well as the light sources associated with the scale, gives you tremendous control over...
Gear Acquisition Syndrome

Gear Acquisition Syndrome

Have you got Gear Acquisition Syndrome? Don’t feel bad! I’ve got GAS (badly)… My DP Damian has GAS…The only personal I know that DOESN’T have GAS is my fiancé Lauren…but I guess she has enough on her plate dealing with mine! Gear...
Cross Key Lighting

Cross Key Lighting

Look…you’re probably not going to win any awards for cinematic lighting when using the cross key lighting technique, but it can save your butt when you only have two lights to work with and you need to light two people.  Cross key lighting (AKA Back Cross...