If you think that lighting is simply placing a light and changing the angle, you are not getting the full potential of your light. If you want to light your subject but not your background... That's when you would use the C-Stand. Shane Hulburt (ASC) has an excellent Video on How to use them and why here - https://www.hurlbutvisuals.com/blog/2015/02/c-stand-basics/
Zachary Will is an Award-Winning Filmmaker creating short films and content for the Internet as the owner of Riverside Studios. He has a Bachelor's in Film from Full Sail University. He has worked on productions for companies like Webmd, Sears, Home Depot, Six Flags and more!
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