Focal Press Book: Lighting for Video (3rd Edition, Hardcover)

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Focal Press Book: Lighting for Video (3rd Edition, Hardcover)
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Focal Press 9781138173798 Overview

Lighting for Video enables readers to produce top-grade results whether they are lighting off-the-cuff with a portable compact kit or tackling a major project with an extensive heavy-duty rig. It does not assume technical knowledge or previous experience and after covering basics it guides readers towards the most effective ways of tackling particular projects, and shows typical professional solutions to everyday situations.


  • The aims of lighting
  • Typical light sources
  • How much light is needed?
  • The effect of light direction
  • Problem occasions
  • Demonstrations
  • Scenic lighting
  • Lighting in open areas
  • Lighting in confined spaces
  • On location
  • Lighting and sound
  • Safety

    Readership: Students on media courses, professionals retraining/multiskilling, professionals on industry training courses. Wide coverage of all aspects of lighting provides an understanding of the techniques involved. Benefit from the inside knowledge and expertise of the author. Easy to understand jargon free step by step guide to tackling everyday situations

    About the Author: Gerald Millerson, C.Eng, MIEE, MSMPTE is an internationally acclaimed author with a long and distinguished career in television with the BBC. He has lectured on TV production courses in the United States and UK and his books are referred to as industry bibles.

  • Focal Press 9781138173798 Specs

    AuthorGerald Millerson
    Hard/Soft CoverHardcover
    ISBN Number9781138173798
    PublisherFocal Press
    Date PublishedMarch 2016
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