Film Shooting Lights Available in Dubai

Film Shooting Lights Available in Dubai

Dec 29 2020

Either you are using it for your lighting home or to decorate any another location. If we talk about light in shooting then in image or video creation lighting is a key factor. It’s a very critical as well as crucial aspect in video creation. It’s very necessary to arrange shooting lights for different kind of set and location to shoot a quality video. Its shooting lights and equipments shoot your night time video in day time and vice versa.

Why lighting is required in shooting?

Change the mood of shooting: 

Through lighting you can create any types of season or effect in video. Poor lighting in shooting may affect bad in video and it may cause reshoot of video.

Poor lighting may increase editing time:

If you use low and poor quality of light then it’ll increase the editing time to give a perfect touch in your video.

Types of lighting posture used in film shooting:

 Key light:

As name defines that light is used to capture a direct shot. This is basically used as a main light and placed to the right or left side of the camera which focuses to the direct subject.

Fill light:  

This light is placed opposite side of the key light and support to fill shadows to the caste of video.

Back light:

It is placed behind the subject to create distinguished between subjects and shooting.  This light is very important in video shoot.

Types of shooting lights available in Dubai:

  1. Fresnel:

A Fresnel light is used in theatre shoot mainly which come with a Fresnel lens wash the light all over the stage of shooting. And after that wash over effect it produces soft beam light which is used for top side light or back light.

  1. Practical:

‘A girl come with a lamp in the dark room’ visible as model within your video which is actually possible with practical light. These are a kind of actual lamp or light bulb to light the overall set of the scene.  

  1. Tungsten:  

This light will help you to balance between artificial light and natural light. Shoot at day time and show at night time with the help of tungsten light. You just have to turn your color balance from key light or sunlight and turn on blue. You can even balance kicker and highlights in an action scene with this type of shooting lights.

  1. Fluorescent:

This kind of shooting lights includes a tube with mercury vapor gas which is used to generate visible light. Shooting scene in which we just have to focus on one person or thing we can use this light. For example a song in night room or dark stage where you want to show only one thing or dance model you’ll use fluorescent light.

  1. LED:

Most commonly used commercial spot light for overall normal shooting.

Film shooting lights for rent in Dubai:

There are lots of companies and video productions houses available to provide shooting light on a low rental. This is not possible for everyone to own all of the lights so they can easily hire a studio for film shooting or take their shooting lights on rental charge.  Most of the video production companies provide you professional shooters to shoot your film or video.

Benefits of film shooting lights on rent:

  • Everybody can’t afford cost of all shooting lights. In fact every time shooting scene and lights requirement get change so it’s not a practical thing to buy film shooting lights.
  • Professional shooter by video production and shooting agency give a best quality of scene because they have experiences.
  • Some film shooting production companies in Dubai also provides models for a low budget ad or video shoot.




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Umar Garcia Tariq

From our small indie projects to large complex shoots, Action Filmz has been our primary production partner for over 7 years now. They’re up to speed with the latest in film production equipment and an experienced crew, all under a proactive booking and rentals team.
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As an international photographer travelling to Dubai for advertising campaigns, both for photo and film productions; I have been amazed by the speed of quoting and flexibility by the crew. For me they are an all in one crew and lighting solution which will add great value to any production.

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