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     Elements of
Cinematic Expression
                      Lens - Optical and "Psychological" attributes
                      Color - Expressive attributes of Color Contrast
                      Exposure - Zone System of Exposure
                             Light Meters and Methods of Measurement (Incident, Reflected, Spot - When and Why)
                             18% Grey Card - Meaning and Zone System of Exposure (Film and Video)
                      Lighting Mood - Method
of creating and the Elements of

                              Determination of the CAM ISO versus Lighting Mood
                              F-Stop as the Scene Canvas
                              Lighting Setup - Broad Versus Narrow - Mood Relevance
                              Lighting Style - Direction
and the Quality of the Key Light
                              Ambiance - Backbone of any Lighting Mood
                              Lighting Contrast - Ambiance / Key Light
                      Advanced Lighting - Lighting from Previsualization with Light Meter
                              Zone System of Exposure -
 Dancing with Light
                              Dynamic Range of Zones of Exposure
                      Lighting for Suspense and Drama
                      Low Key Challenge - Static Low Key
 Chiaroscuro - Creative Low Key Lighting
  Night / Int - Candle Light - Mood
                       Night / Int -  Table Light -  Mood (Control of Detail of the In-Frame Highlight)
                       Low Key Challenge - Dynamic Low Key
Dynamic Low Key  - Lighting for Actor's Movement

    By the Award Cinematographer Janusz Sikora.
    Lighting Mood and Lighting Style in Cinematic Expression.
    Lighting from previsualization with Light Meter. Once lighting is accomplished, monitor is turned on and result compared with
    that of mind image.  Dancing with Light Technique guarantees exact match between both.
    Relevance of technical choices in cinematic Expression. Directorial and Cinematography aspects of Cinematic Expression.
    Lighting Style - Lighting Mood - Exposure - Lens Choice - Color Contrast
    Workshop consists of Demonstration and intensive hands-on with Camera and Light.

    Workshop available as an individual workshop upon date and time arrangement.
"It's in this stone... I just need to bring it out"  Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475 - 1564)
Film Lighting Workshop - Cinematic Expression
Los Angeles 2019
       Workshop Dates:        Mar 2019

       Venue:         Burbank California