The Importance of Lighting for Video
Lighting is key to a professional video production. Knowing how to use your lights can help lift the subject from the background. This enables more depth to be created in the scene and gives added production value.
Lighting carries with it a colour temperature measured in Kelvins. To balance your cameras setting to the lights, a White Balance must be carried out. This enables the camera to record the image with the colour spectrum balanced to daylight or to the artistic creation of the director.
LED lights are becoming popular and are most beneficial lighting small sets.