When White Is Not

Everything put in front of the sensor changes the characteristics of the light recorded. Every lens and filter will change your white point, sometimes quite significantly. The latest blog entry at Negative Spaces shows how to test and adjust for this.

Colour Correction


Some Golden Rules

I never usually post lists of rules, as they are generally far too generic or simply regular common sense.

This list of Danny Boyle’s rules is also fairly generic and common sensical, but I see people in charge on set regularly who have no clear idea of how to go about things. The result is usually chaos on set and a very poor production.

You don’t have to follow these rules to the letter, more use them as guidelines to shape your though processes. They are good targets.

Danny Boyle’s Golden Rules