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Working efficiently

Now that we’ve completed the main techniques section, it’s time to turn our attention to how all these procedures can be made to work together most efficiently in a production environment. The last section of the book should hopefully have provided a thorough grounding in the various methods used to approach the many different tasks that a lighting artist can face. Now we’ll attempt to tie everything you’ve learnt together into some kind of cohesive whole, looking back ...

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