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ABOUT THIS MODULE

Lighting is one of the most powerful tools in the cinematographer’s tool kit, and understanding how to light means knowing the qualities of light.
 
This module covers the attributes of light and how to control them.  Master the look of your shots by understanding the principles of light.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 34:02 video that teaches you the attributes of light and how you can manipulate them to create the right look for your shot
  • Complete companion guide

LEARN

  • How the brightness of a light source affects the lighting
  • How to manipulate the contrast ratio and how to use it to enhance the emotion of a story
  • The importance of the direction of a light source
  • Falloff and how to properly use it when lighting a large area
  • How to control the spread of a light source
  • Wraparound and how to use it to light the face
  • Specularity and how to control it
  • What tools to use to manipulate the attributes of light
 "Jason proves that top-notch production values are within the reach of anyone who has ever dreamt of making his own movie. You’ll learn far more about filmmaking with this practical, thorough and meticulously organized site than you ever will watching "Project Greenlight." Jason knows what he’s talking about, because he’s actually done it!"
 
   - Steve Skrovan, Executive Producer,
         Everybody Loves Raymond
 
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