Preface to the 3rd Edition

This book has been updated with the following items added:

•  Information on newly designed lighting instruments (i.e. LED lights)

•  Expanded sections on HMI and Fluorescent lighting

•  A chapter on how to light specific scenarios with exercises for students to duplicate the set-up in addition to come up with their own lighting plan using the same instruments as well as different ones

•  Lighter and smaller lighting instruments and how to use them effectively

•  Color images throughout

As the title of this book implies (Placing Shadows: Lighting Techniques for Video Production), when you illuminate a set or location, your desire is to have a purpose for each shadow and where it falls. In other words, you are “placing ...

Get Placing Shadows, 3rd Edition now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.