Grip Equipment: Working with Natural Light

An obvious, but somewhat overlooked, difference between using artificial lights vs. harvesting sunlight is that we can’t control the sun. Taking the time to plan the position of our cameras, select the proper lenses, and figure out how to block our talent becomes essential decisions if we are using the sun as our keylight. Timing is […]

Upcoming Event: Adorama Pro Day Make the City Your Studio with Sunbounce and Hasselblad

Join Daniel Norton for a a FREE demo day with Hasselblad and Sunbounce as we hit the streets of NYC and show you how to shape the natural light for amazing portraits! Working in natural light can be both rewarding and challenging. See how the tools from Sunbounce allow you to shape the light to your vision […]

ARCoverage: On Set Day – Replicating Natural Light Sources

On June 12th as a part of the ON SET series at Adorama Pro, Daniel Norton demonstrated how to replicate natural light sources in a manner that is believable through the camera. He started his demonstration with a lesson on Sunlight. “Sunlight during the day is a hard light which comes from a small source.  […]