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A Beginner’s Guide to Using Lighting Modifiers for Video

There are a number of key distinctions that exist between photography and videography; yet, one of the most significant similarities between the two is that having enough lighting is essential to achieving desired results in either medium.

Check out this fantastic video lesson if you are new to video and working on growing your abilities. It will demonstrate a range of various lighting modifiers and how to utilize them to get results that are on par with those produced by professionals.

This wonderful video lesson, which was provided to you by Westcott Lighting, will walk you through the process of lighting video using a number of various modifiers. When it comes to lighting, one of the most common mistakes that I see novice creatives do is establishing the incorrect mood. This is by far the most prevalent mistake.

As a novice, you focus a lot of your attention on ensuring that everything is done correctly from a technical standpoint, and although this is, of course, essential, it may cause you to become too reliant on one or two favored settings.

Be sure that in addition to making sure that the subject of your shot is appropriately lit, you are also thinking about what you want to communicate with the lighting and what the material that is now being displayed on the screen requires. You can get all the details by watching the video that’s been embedded above.