DURATION - 3 HOUR
12 STUDENTS MAX
ROOM - 3B12
Health + Safety
NO food or drink in the studio.
Electrical and fire hazards-switch off at wall if any problem, follow instructions exactly.
Trip hazards-cables-use extension leads, be tidy.
Falling lights-heavy, glass could smash.
Can be dark- exaggerates risk of all of the above.
Work in a calm manner, don’t rush around.
Make sure ladders are fully extended and not on top of a power lead.
Lights and attachments can become very hot. Leave lights to cool down before packing up and wear gloves when adjusting them and when handling attachments.
Constant light/Tungsten- Filters/Flash/Daylight
The modelling light
Light meter: incident/reflected light
Camera settings: white balance, manual mode, lens hood, flash sync speed
Grey card/colour checker
Lighting attachments: reflector dish, snoot, honeycomb, soft box, brolly, gels, flags, barn doors.
How to meter a scene: high key/low key
Grey card/colour checker.
Lightning ratio/subject contrast: subject brightness range
Type of light: diffused, reflected, soft, hard
Position of light: Direction, height, rim/side
3 point lighting: key light, fill light, hair light
Shutter speeds: multiple flashes, ambient light, drawing with light
Controlling/organising the space.
Working with models.