Better Lighting for Your Videos: Flags, Bounce, Diffusion


In today’s episode, we cover some techniques and affordable tools you can use to improve the quality of your video lighting: Flags, bounce boards, and diffusion.

#Bounce #Flag #Diffusion

If you’d like to learn how to make great dialogue audio for your film and video projects, please have a look at my courses at including processing dialogue audio in Adobe Audition and DaVinci Resolve/Fairlight, recording sound, how to use the Zoom F4, F6, F8, and F8n, and how to get the most from the Sound Devices MixPre series of recorders. Our latest course is Sound for Live Streaming with the ATEM Mini.

Smart Flags and grip heads –

Gear used or mentioned in this episode. The links below are, B&H Photo, Sweetwater, Pictureline or other affiliate links. As an affiliate, I earn from qualifying purchases:

– C-stands – B&H, Amazon
– Impact Light stands lightweight – B&H, Amazon
– Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 6K – B&H, Pictureline
– Sigma 24-70mm F2.8 ART Lens – B&H, Pictureline, Amazon
– Aputure 300x LED Light – Aputure, B&H, Pictureline, Amazon
– Aputure Light Dome 2 soft box – Aputure, B&H, Pictureline, Amazon
– Aputure Nova LED Panel Light – Aputure, B&H, Pictureline
– Panasonic GH5 camera – B&H, Pictureline, Amazon
– Panasonic 12-35mm f/2.8 OIS Lens – B&H, Pictureline, Amazon
– Lupo Superpanel 30 Full Color Soft – B&H

The intro and outro music for this episode is from Musicbed – “For the Kids” by Utah. Get a free trial of the best music for your videos at Musicbed:

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