April 14, 2009

Green Screen Lighting

Tips and links below to Chroma Key lighting and compositing in Final Cut Express...

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April 8, 2009

Lighting Tips + Tricks

There are some simple and cheap solutions to getting enough light for your low budget video project... post your findings here:

One of the best deals on inexpensive lighting is quartz work-lamps available from large hardware stores. They usually draw about 500 watts, and they are near daylight-balanced. Be careful: they use a lot of power. Keep an eye on the circuit breaker. You can bounce these off walls or ceilings or use them through an umbrella as you would an actual movie light.

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