Learn how to create depthcinematic 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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Course Previews

Mini Course

Learn the essentials of lighting under 30 mins.

New Skill

Learn the entire foundation of lighting for video


Test your skill through included quizzes.

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.

For who is this course?

Any videographer who’s new to lighting or struggles with the purpose of light in video.

What do I need?

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.

Course Structure

  • Class Introduction
  • Purpose of Light in Video
  • Light and Layers
  • Practicals and Backlight
  • Quiz 1
  • Colors in Lighting
  • Lighting a Scene on Location
  • Quiz 2

This was an amazing class, I’ve learned more from this than from 1 year of film school.

Leon De Blaes

Great class! Now I understood in short time how to light a scene. Thank you!

Sandra Dirks

Very informative and to the point! Learned a lot about lighting which I had been confused about previously, looking forward to more sessions with Cinecom.

Alex Cook

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