Essential Lighting Skills and Techniques for Video and Content Creator

Essential Lighting Skills and Techniques for Video and Content Creator - student project

The main source is sunlight, if you want to use sunlight then add white curten in wiindow so for that light will get scatre, and if you can then add black curten to opposite side of window , so for that you will get soft diffusion light from one side and some negative from other side.

 

Beautiful Light:

Keep light in center, frontal and high up. and use reflector to fill in shadow.

 

45° KEY LIGHT

Placing the keylight on a 45 degree angle
creates significant contrast on the face.
Add a reflector or white card to shape/fill
the shadows.

 

Three Quarter Backlight

• The light should be just out of the
left-hand side of the frame and close
to the subject.
• Add reflector on the right to fill shadow's
closest to camera.

 

SETTING UP YOUR BACK LIGHT
• The backlight is used to create separation
between the subject and the background
so that they don't disappear into it.
• It achieves this by creating a "highlight"
around the outline of the subject.

 

Complimentary color:

Below is the complimentary color wheel.

 

 

WORKING WITH PRACTICALS
A practical light is defined as any light where the light source is in frame. This means lights that are built into your locations. When using practical lights, dimmers are wildly important. Having the practical source blown out in frame just looks bad and is distracting