How To be
A Film Grip
SHANE HURLBUT ASC
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5+ hours of
How To Be a Film Grip is perfect for anyone who wants to land a union job! In this grip masterclass, you’ll learn everything from the pre-rigging basics like setting up a C-stand to more advanced tasks like harnessing lights and diffusion sources.
Additional course highlights include lighting mastery skills such as shaping and controlling light, altering lighting quality with bounce light, creating depth, mood, and emotion, as well as working with light modifiers.
Detailed written breakdowns
Top-down lighting schematics
Side by side comparisons
Module 1 — Rigging Tips & Tricks
Module 2 — Knots
Module 3 — Tools of the Trade
Module 4 — Shaping Light
Module 5 — Light Modifiers
Module 6 — Diffusion Materials
Director of photography Shane Hurlbut, ASC works at the forefront of cinema as a storyteller, innovator and discerning collaborator, who brings more than three decades of experience to his art. He is a member of the American Society of Cinematographers, the International Cinematographers Guild/Local 600, and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Some of his film credits include: We Are Marshall, Terminator: Salvation, Need for Speed, Act of Valor, Semi-Pro, The Greatest Game Ever Played, Into the Blue, Mr 3000, among many others.
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