We know lighting is one of the most important aspects in filming and photography. Even more important is how we apply and control the light, especially when it comes to diffusion. Here is an informative test video, done by Ed Moore, showing the effects of different diffusion materials. Hope this sheds some light on diffusion! Lighting diffusion material […]
Today we go behind the scenes in time lapse mode, while setting up gear for an interview shoot. We’ll do all the work while you can sit back, relax, and enjoy. We still need to do final color grading for the series but here’s the results so far:
Sometimes I walk past a film set on the street and get to see what goes on behind the scenes. I usually grab whatever I have with me and start recording some of the action. Here is a short video from one or two of the sets, hope you enjoy!
LED lights are getting more popular by the day in the photography and filming arena as they are a real pleasure to work with. As with most lighting setups, we want to diffuse and direct the light, but LED lights create quite a bit of spill light and it takes a lot of flagging to […]
In this tutorial we’ll look at the setup of a product shoot and share some tips and tricks. If I had to rate the most difficult genre of photography in my career then it would be wedding photography. You have to get everything right the first time when you shoot, no time for mistakes. The groom and […]
Something really awesome about photography is that it challenges us to get creative. Getting an idea onto paper and then trying to execute it can really fire up your creative imagination. I used to do some stock photography and trying to get into the rankings can be a challenge. One of the best ways is […]
In this tut we’ll see if we can fix the noisy fan on a Yonguo YN900 LED light as it makes for no fun when recording interviews. When it comes to lighting for video interviews and other small projects, then LED lights are a good option as they are lightweight, portable and can operate on […]
Life can be expensive, especially when it comes to photography which is connected to technology. Life is full of surprises though and maybe we get to discover one of these surprises today. Sometimes we get the opportunity to get hold of something that makes life a bit easier, and doesn’t cost an arm and […]