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Basics of Lighting, Part II

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  • Intro 0:00
  • Lesson Overview 0:08
  • Lighting Instruments 0:44
    • Spot Lights Overview
    • Spot Light: Fresnels
    • Spot Light: Fluorescent Fresnels
    • Portable Spot Lights
    • Flood Lights
    • Ellipsoidal Spot
    • Floodlight Bank
    • Cyc Light (Cyclorama Light)
    • Small EFP Flood
  • Safety 10:52
    • Electricity
    • Heat
    • Placing & Securing Lights
    • Eyes
  • Lighting Techniques 15:23
    • Triangle Lighting or 3 Point Light
    • Four Point Lighting
    • Two Point Lighting
    • High Key vs. Low Key
    • Example: High Key Vs. Low Key
    • Light Plot & Studio Lighting
    • Field Lighting Outdoor
    • Field Lighting Indoor
    • Prep for Field Production