Large Format Cinematography with James Laxton ASC

ARRI Academy

Large Format Cinematography with James Laxton ASC

ARRI Academy
4.4
2h 21m
5 modules (view curriculum)

 
  • Total Time:

    2h 21m

Description

In this ARRI Academy masterclass from Camerimage 2018, James Laxton ASC discusses his approach to cinematography and how large-format cameras have helped him to discover a new level of emotional connectivity, including his experiences shooting on the ARRI ALEXA 65 camera and Signature Primes lenses.


Subtitles available: English

Modules

22m

Before the masterclass kicks off, James Laxton ASC sits down with An Tran to discuss his approach to working on a project and his relationship with directors including frequent collaborator Barry Jenkins.


Subtitles available: English

46m

As the practical component of the masterclass starts, James Laxton ASC discusses how large format cameras have changed his approach to cinematography and the new perspectives these tools have opened up in his work.


Subtitles available: English

29m

In this module James Laxton ASC discusses advancements in LED lighting, the emotional value of color and how he approaches lighting various skin tones.


Subtitles available: English

24m

Here James Laxton ASC focusses on his most recent cinematic collaboration with director Barry Jenkins, “If Beale Street Could Talk” and deconstructs some of the film’s key scenes.


Subtitles available: English

17m

In the final module of the masterclass, James Laxton ASC demonstrates how he uses LED lighting and color balance to create mood in a scene.


Subtitles available: English

About the Educator

Led by experienced industry professionals, ARRI Academy courses provide unrivalled insight into the full possibilities of working with ARRI camera systems, lenses, lights and accessories.

Reviews

4.5
I hoped to see more on stage practical scenes but the information was good and helpful.
Luis Cruz
4
Pretty good course. Good examples from the movies and very well detailed by the instructor.
Terrell Epps

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