Elements of Lighting - The Magic-Hour Feel

In creating a sense of the morning light just before sunrise, Goi works with muslin and a large fixture, and he also rigs a lighting cue to supplement a practical lamp. (5:25)

In this six-part Tech Tip video series, Michael Goi, ASC manipulates the color, intensity, angle and quality of light to support an array of dramatic and time-of-day effects. In working with these four essential elements of lighting, Goi offers an up-close look at exactly how he and his crew utilize specific pieces of lighting equipment.

  1. Creating a Sunrise 
  2. The Magic-Hour Feel
  3. Sunny Morning Atmosphere
  4. Moody Night Setup
  5. Typical Daytime Interior
  6. Basic Elements of Lighting

Special thanks to Mole-Richardson Co.


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