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CHAPTER NINE

 

Lighting Concepts in Practice

INTRODUCTION

In Chapters 18 we discussed the science of light and its properties—quality, intensity, color temperature, direction, and balance. The following chapters explore the art, craft, and practice of motion picture and television lighting. Since the emphasis here is on practice, you will find no self-study questions in Chapters 9, 10, and 11. These chapters have been augmented with more projects, which you will find interspersed throughout each chapter.

The projects you will encounter in this chapter are all basic lighting setups that may be used for a variety of situations. They ...

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