Los Angeles-based Fullscreen Studios had a unique challenge when moving into a warehouse space for its new production studios. The warehouse — not designed for studio use — provided less space, could handle less weight and had to use less power than conventional lighting fixtures could provide.
For the past few years, development of all LED lighting has been on a roller coaster ride. A beneficiary has been LED lighting for professional video. It has gotten better, cheaper and smaller — much smaller.
In attempting to recreate a variety of different lighting situations, Gaffer Jarred Waldron and cinematographer John Toll, ASC used more than 200 Cineo HS Digital soft light sources during the production of the Director Ang Lee’s latest feature film, “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.” The film is based on