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Introduction To Lighting For Video & Film





0h 29m

Learn how to create depth, cinematic shots and interesting scenes in this introduction to lighting for video class. With basic lighting tools and natural sources we’re showing various examples in our film-studio and at home.


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What you'll learn

  • Why we use lights and where to place them
  • How to work with practical lights
  • The difference between colored lights
  • Practical Examples

Course Information

You’ll learn the essence of lighting in video. An answer to the question; “how does lighting in video work?‘. After this class you’ll know where to place or position specific lights to create more depth and more interesting scenes.

Lighting is a theory and can be applied to any situation. You don’t need professional lighting tools to follow this class. Using windows, decorative lights, sun light and more, we can apply the same principles.


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Can I use the provided videos files on my YouTube channel?

Most courses come with project files and video clips so that you can follow along during the lessons. You are free to use the video clips to edit personal projects and upload them to YouTube or any other social media. Commercial purpose use is not allowed. This means using the video clips with the intention to earn money. (Ie. sponsored YouTube videos, a video for a client, to promote a product/service,...)

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Jordy Vandeput
More than 10 years experience as a filmmaker and video editor


6 Lessons in Total

  • Introduction 02:13
  • Purpose of Light in Video 04:20
  • Light and Layers 04:11
  • Practicals and Backligh 04:41
  • Colors in Light 03:29
  • Lighting a Scene on Location 10:29

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Dex Franco

It takes a ‘bright’ mind to make something so complex; so easy to understand. Thank you so much Jordy and Lorenzo

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