Category: Lighting

  • Using a reflector disc for video lighting

    Using a reflector disc for video lighting

    [responsive_video type=’youtube’ hide_related=’1′ hide_logo=’1′ hide_controls=’1′ hide_title=’0′ hide_fullscreen=’0′ autoplay=’0′]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C_nZRx3ZAs8[/responsive_video]   A reflector disc is one of the most handy video lighting tools you can buy. If you don’t have money for lighting gear, this tool is the next best thing. In this video I give a brief demo of my favourite 5-in-1 reflector disc. The reflector […]

  • How to set up mixed lighting in video

    How to set up mixed lighting in video

    In this video I demonstrate how to work with natural window light when it is mixed with artificial light from an LED panel. I personally love using window light, but it has a few challenges, namely exposure and white balance. This video shows you my exact setup You might be surprised to learn that I […]

  • LED Light Setup for YouTube Talking Head Videos

    LED Light Setup for YouTube Talking Head Videos

    In this video blog post I show you how to light a talking head video with only two LED light panels. But first, I just want to make sure you’ve read the overview post I made about the LED lighting that I’m currently using. (In the video I used some tester lights, but then I […]

  • LED Lights for YouTube Videos – Part 1

    LED Lights for YouTube Videos – Part 1

    Lighting for YouTube videos is a hot topic these days! There are more video lighting options on the market now too. I had the opportunity to test out some new LED light panels recently. I’ve been using LEDs for about three years now. I really like how they work, but I admit it took a […]