SHANE HURLBUT ASC
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In How To Soften Light, Shane Hurlbut, ASC takes you through the process of discovering and mastering light quality while starting with the thinnest forms of diffusion and working his way up to the thickest for full reference.
Next, Shane breaks down light levels and color temperature shifts for each diffusion before moving into bounce light quality. Then, Shane explains how to control your bounce source with flags and DIY solutions. From there, he shows you a whopping 22 different bounce materials to enhance your lighting confidence!
Detailed Written Breakdowns
Top-down Lighting Schematics
Side By Side Comparisons
English Subtitles Included
Module 1 – Light Diffusions
Module 2 – Medium Diffusions
Module 3 – Grid Cloths
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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