Light Night Exteriors
SHANE HURLBUT ASC
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How To Light Night Exteriors is a masterclass in cinematically capturing the night in multiple settings. Whether it’s urban lighting in the film Fathers and Daughters, minimal rural lighting as seen in We Are Marshall, or lighting rain at night in the series Into the Badlands, Shane Hurlbut, ASC takes his methods and puts them to action! That way, you can see for yourself how such techniques are professionally applied!
This masterclass begins with the first stroke, taking you through the location scouting process and answers all of your burning questions from what fill lights to use, bounce sources to fly, best moonlight sources, and how to set your camera’s color temperature to deliver that silver-gray moonlight we all know and love!
Detailed written breakdowns
Top-down Blocking & Lighting schematics
Side by side comparisons
Module 1 — Silver/Gray Toned Moonlight
Module 2 — Night Lighting Theory
Module 3 — Blue Toned Moonlight
Module 4 — On Set
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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