menu

Cinematography Tips: Breaking Up & Diffusing Light


On this video from Film Riot Ryan Connolly takes a look at direct light vs. diffused light in video production.

Connolly demonstrates how harsh direct light looks and than moves to show a softer light. Of course choosing a light is all about the story you would like to tell. If you are shooting a romantic scene you will probably want to avoid hard light but if you are shooting a horror story – hard light might be just what you are looking for.

You can watch more HDSLR and video techniques on our dedicated HDSLR channel here on LensVid.

Go to top
Shares
Read more:
Featured Video Play Icon
Dramatic Portrait Editing Lightroom Workflow

On this video J.T. Shaver from the Photoshop Video Academy demonstrates his workflow for creating a dramatic looking portrait using Lightroom....

Close