How to Use

Tiffen Lens Diffusion


How to use

Tiffen Lens Diffusion


5 Lessons

2+ hours of
instructional video

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5 Lessons

2+ hours of
instructional video

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Perfect for understanding filters, when to use them,
and how to master the image

How To Use Tiffen Lens Diffusion is a staple for cinematographers. In fact, many cinematographers craft their patented looks based on how they alter the glass.

Shane Hurlbut, ASC discusses the nuances of filtration, his favorite filters, and more particularly, his love for Tiffen’s Black Diffusion Series. This masterclass will help you determine the best filter for future scenarios, equipping you with the know-how to achieve your own unique vision!

Course Includes:

Detailed Written Breakdowns

Top-down Lighting  Schematics

Side By Side Comparisons

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  • Tiffen Black Glimmer
  • Tiffen Black Pearlescent
  • Tiffen Black Satin Diffusion
  • Tiffen Black Soft Effects
  • Tiffen Digital FX Diffusion

About The Mentor

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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