7 Video Lighting Tips for Youtubers and Filmmakers

7 Video Lighting Tips for Youtubers and Filmmakers

Want to improve your video lighting? Here are the top 7 things you can do to step up your lighting game! We also take a look at the new Aputure 120D Mark 2! All lights and accessories mentioned below.

Aputure 120D Mark 2
Amazon:
B&H:

Aputure 120D (original model)
Amazon:
B&H:

Light Dome (soft box)
Amazon:
B&H: %2Bdome/N/0/kw/search/BI/6566/KBID/7173/DFF/d10-v1-t12

Giant Foam Fill Board
Home Depot:

LED Mat (used for my background)
Amazon:

Aputure M9 LED Light
Amazon:
B&H: %2Bled/N/0/kw/search/BI/6566/KBID/7173/DFF/d10-v1-t12

Lamp LED Hack Video:

Colored Gels
Amazon:

THE 7 TIPS

1 – Use a large light source
2 – Use fewer lights
3 – Position your lights correctly
4 – Back light your scenes
5 – Use your ceilings
6 – Mix color
7 – Get your ratios right

MY MAIN CAMERA SETUP
Panasonic GH5s on Amazon:
Viltrox Speedbooster on Amazon:
Sigma 18-35mm on Amazon:
Benro Tripod on Amazon:

MY LIGHTING SETUP
Aputure 120D on Amazon:
Aputure Light Dome on Amazon:
Falcon Eyes 24TDX on Amazon:
Rolling Stand on Amazon:

MY AUDIO SETUP
Deity Shotgun on Amazon:
Sound Devices MixPre-3 on Amazon:

MY CAMERA GUIDES

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This light was supplied to me from Aputure free of charge. This review and it’s content was not reviewed or paid for by outside persons or manufacturers.