Lighting a Video Interview

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Curriculum

Course File

Introduction

Welcome

1 The Objectives of Interview Lighting

2 The Essential Equipment

Light types
Stands
Light modifiers

3 A Review of the Exposure Triangle

Shutter speed
Aperture
ISO

4 Determine the Mood

5 Establish a Schedule

6 Considerations Before the Interview

7 Background of an Interview

8 Framing the Shot

9 The Essentials of Three-point Lighting

Key light
Fill light
Back light

10 Make it Look Good

11 Techniques for Controlling the Light

Flagging
Bouncing
Dimming
Netting
Diffusing
Color correcting

12 Finalizing the Shot

Conclusion

Wrapping up

Instructor

Richard Harrington

Rich Harrington is a digital video expert, educator, speaker, and author.

As a digital video expert and trained business professional, Rich Harrington understands both the creative and management sides of the visual communications industry. He is the founder of the visual communications company RHED Pixel in Washington, DC. He is a certified instructor for Adobe and Apple and a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals Instructor Dream Team. Rich is a popular speaker on the digital video circuit and has served as program manager for conferences hosted by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB). He has also written several books for the video industry, including An Editor's Guide to Adobe Premiere Pro, From Still to Motion, and Photoshop for Video. To explore more resources for media professionals and to watch Rich's many podcasts, visit RichardHarrington.com.