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Digital Production Buzz – December 21, 2017

Tonight, The Buzz puts the spotlight on… lighting! We talk with manufacturers and cinematographers about the latest trends in lighting tech and how it’s being used everyday on set.

Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Pat Grosswendt, Bobby Finley III, Tama Berkeljon, Joel Lipton, and James DeRuvo.

  • The Craft and Technology of Lighting
  • Enhanced Lighting Environments
  • New Trends in Lighting Tech
  • Lighting for Stills and Video
  • The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week

The Craft and Technology of Lighting

Pat Grosswendt

Pat Grosswendt, Co-Founder, Senior Sales Specialist, Litepanels

There is more to lighting than putting a few soft boxes on C-stands. Tonight we talk with Pat Grosswendt, one of the co-founders of LitePanels, about the craft of lighting a scene and new gear from LitePanels that extends what’s possible.

Enhanced Lighting Environments

Bobby Finley III

Bobby Finley III, TV/Film Lighting Consultant, VER Enhanced Environments

Bobby Finley III is a TV/Film Lighting Consultant with VER. In addition to supplying the lighting rental needs of filmmakers, Bobby helps them create enhanced lighting environments that replace traditional green-screen backgrounds on set. Tonight, we’ll talk about a better way to light a scene.

New Trends in Lighting Tech

Tama Berkeljon

Tama Berkeljon, Managing Director, Outsight

Outsight makes high-quality LED lighting instruments. Tonight, Tama Berkeljon, managing director for Outsight, joins us to talk about the latest trends in lighting technology and where their products fit within it.

Lighting for Stills and Video

Joel Lipton

Joel Lipton, Photographer/DP, Joel Lipton Studio

Joel Lipton is a free-lance photographer and cinematographer, who’s images have graced magazine covers, television commercials and lots of places in-between. Tonight, he shares his thoughts on the differences between lighting for stills vs. video, and the gear he uses to light.

The Weekly DoddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo

James DeRuvo, Senior Writer, DoddleNEWS

James DeRuvo, Senior Writer at DoddleNEWS, has a multi-faceted career that spans radio, film and publishing. With experience covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James presents our weekly DoddleNEWS Update.

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