Lighting at a concert - Page 2 at DVinfo.net
DV Info Net

Go Back   DV Info Net > Special Interest Areas > Wedding / Event Videography Techniques

Wedding / Event Videography Techniques
Shooting non-repeatable events: weddings, recitals, plays, performances...

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old March 20th, 2013, 04:44 PM   #16
Regular Crew
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Kansas City, MO
Posts: 148
Re: Lighting at a concert

Yeah, there is nothing wrong with PAR cans as such. But the lamps in them were originally aircraft landing lights, and produce an intensely tight beam. They work fine if you have enough of them and can bring down the level of the individual units. But bar owners being the cheapskates they tend to be, they never have enough of them, so the few they have are running full brightness. The human eye does a lot better job of compensating for the level differences than any camera can, so they get away with it.
Chris DeVoe is offline   Reply
Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY USA

Scan Computers Int. Ltd.
+44 0871-472-4747
Bolton, Lancashire UK


DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Special Interest Areas > Wedding / Event Videography Techniques

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

 



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:13 AM.


DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2024 The Digital Video Information Network