52 minutes | Apr 27th 2021

The Haunting of Bly Manor Cinematography (with James Kniest) GCS266

THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR expands on the cinematic universe of HILL HOUSE with gorgeous dark cinematography and blooming highlights. Cinematographer James Kniest shares this approach and filming an episode entirely in black and white. James and Go Creative Show host, Ben Consoli, discuss lighting a scene with only candlelight, how netting on lenses blooms highlights, how to gradually adjust aperture, the show's subtle camera movement, and more! Subscribe Now! What you will learn in this episode Filming an entire episode in black and white (03:13) Lighting a scene with only candlelight (07:13) Using rear netting to bloom highlights (12:16) Gradually adjust aperture using a Cinefade (17:57) Shift towards in-camera filtration and looks (22:31) Approach to subtle camera movement (29:04) Seamlessly merging the bly manor's upstairs and downstairs sets (34:57) Challenges of filming a lake with actors (41:29) James' favorite scenes to shoot (45:39) And more! Go Creative Show is supported by: MZed - Education for Creatives   Subscribe + Follow Go Creative Show Twitter Facebook Apple Podcasts Stitcher Google Play Podcasts iHeart Radio YouTube Show Links THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR on Netflix THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR trailer THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR IMDb Follow Our Guest James Kniest IMDb James Kniest on Instagram Follow Ben Consoli BC Media Productions BenConsoli.com Twitter Instagram  Follow Dave Siegel (sound mixer) Dave Siegel's website Dave Siegel's Instagram Follow Connor Crosby (producer) Ignition Visuals' website Ignition Visuals' Instagram
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