TLF ID L2846
Explore how lighting effects are used in films to tell a story. Learn words used to describe light levels and lighting effects. See how combinations of lighting can hide or reveal things, set a mood and influence audience feelings. Look at ways to create feelings such as excitement, humour or fear. For example, dim lighting makes a subject look softer and more romantic. Look at a model sequence of shots in a romance film. Notice how different views change the meaning of a scene. Choose lighting effects for a comedy or horror film. Vary the lighting levels and use effects to build a scary feeling or set up a joke. This learning object is one in a series of four objects.