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TIPS FOR FILMING IN LOW LIGHT

Whether you are filming a scene at night, in a dark interior or on a creative studio shoot, filming in low light can be one of the harder and more challenging scenarios to work in as a filmmaker. If it’s done right though it can be a great way to bring a cinematic feel to your next project, so here’s some tips on what to look out for.

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HARD LIGHT VS SOFT LIGHT

When lighting our scene, we have many different ways of doing so we can use a traditional 3-point lighting setup, with a key, fill and back light or you we can add or reduce the number of lights to create a specific mood or look.

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DISPLAY CALIBRATION 1010 EDUCATIONAL PIECE

Monitor calibration is an essential part of any colour managed workflow.

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CHROMAKEY EDUCATIONAL PIECE

Chroma keying is the technology of “keying” or cutting a specific colour out of your image.

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ACES EDUCATIONAL PIECE

ACES stands for Academy Color Encoding Science. ACES is a free, open, device independent colour management and image interchange system.

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THE EXPOSURE TRIANGLE

The exposure triangle is a concept that involves three of the major functions of any camera, ISO, Shutter speed/shutter angle and Aperture.

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SCOPES EDUCATIONAL PIECE

Scopes are present in every aspect of video production in one form or another. . Cameras and software often have in built scopes and you can even get dedicated hardware scopes.

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HDR EDUCATIONAL PIECE

HDR or High Dynamic Range is a term that pops up more and more these days, with everything from TVs to cameras advertising support for HDR, but what really is it?

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