Lighting Tutorials

Learn what lights to use, how to light your videos and other lighting tips and tricks.

My Key Light Gear for Filming Interviews

I have filmed LOTS of interviews over the past 4 years, more than I could possibly count. Many look bad in my opinion, but when you do that many interviews you pick up a lot of lighting tricks and tools. In today’s video I show you how to build a key light rig that I use.

Why this kit rocks

  • Affordable – $300-$800 depending on the lights you use.
  • Efficient – Tear down and setup is fast. Not to mention you can move the whole setup easily.
  • Luminously Lush – The more light you have the more flexibility you have to light your set.
  • Upgradable – This kit will grow with you for decades. Just swap out lights and go.

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How To Setup A Studio In Your Home

I’ve been asked to show my lighting setup many times, so here it is! I also demonstrate how I setup focus, audio and more before I shoot a podcast episode. This involves both natural light and setting up a few lights to polish the look.

I don’t have a studio and have to make do with what I have, so if you are shooting out of your home this should be a helpful guide to making your space work.

Gear I Use For Each Episode

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